Addition of mitomycin C to cis-diamminedichloroplatinum(II)/hyperthermia/radiation therapy in the FSaIIC fibrosarcoma.

Hyperthermia (temperatures greater than or equal to 42 degrees C) is used clinically to improve the effectiveness of radiation therapy and, although therapeutic gains have been reported, efficacy is limited when tumours are large and/or radiation tolerance is reduced. In order to improve the utility of the hyperthermia/radiation combination we have tested… CONTINUE READING