NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) Scientists in Israel have expected this week to cure cancer within a year.
According to The Jerusalem Post, a new treatment called MuTaTo would be more like a "cancer antibiotic."
Dr. "Combining cancer-targeting peptides for each cancer cell simultaneously with a potent peptide toxin that would specifically kill cancer cells."
The scientists say that it's not just an effective first day cure, but also a cheap and short option. According to the scientists, the side effects would be reduced compared to the foul-smelling side effects of most cancer treatments, Morad said.
The patient would receive exactly the amount of molecular cocktail needed to cure the disease, Morad explained. [1
- Cancer is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. In 2012, there were 14.1 million new cases worldwide and 8.2 million cancer deaths.
- 57% of new cancer cases in 2012 occurred in less developed regions of the world, including Central America and parts of Africa and Asia; 65% of cancer deaths also occurred in these regions.
- It is expected that the number of cancer cases per year will rise to 23.6 million by 2030.