Oncolytic viruses: emerging options for the treatment of breast cancer

@article{Suryawanshi2017OncolyticVE,
  title={Oncolytic viruses: emerging options for the treatment of breast cancer},
  author={Yogesh Ravindra Suryawanshi and Tiantian Zhang and Karim Essani},
  journal={Medical Oncology},
  year={2017},
  volume={34},
  pages={1-11}
}
Breast cancer (BC) is the most common type of cancer among women and is the second most common cause of cancer-related deaths, following lung cancer. Severe toxicity associated with a long-term use of BC chemo- and radiotherapy makes it essential to look for newer therapeutics. Additionally, molecular heterogeneity at both intratumoral and intertumoral levels among BC subtypes is known to result in a differential response to standard therapeutics. Oncolytic viruses (OVs) have emerged as one of… 

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