New Discoveries In Pancreatic Cancer Research Offer Hope05:12
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Pancreatic cancer cells (nuclei in blue) growing as a sphere encased in membranes (red) (Courtesy of National Institutes of Health via Flickr)
Pancreatic cancer cells (nuclei in blue) growing as a sphere encased in membranes (red) (Courtesy of National Institutes of Health via Flickr)
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Pancreatic cancer is among the deadliest of cancers. But new strides in the lab and in treating patients may lead to better understanding of the causes and progression of the disease.

Here & Now's Peter O'Dowd talks with STAT's Meghana Keshavan (@megkesh) about how these discoveries might help doctors detect and better treat pancreatic cancer.

This segment aired on November 22, 2017.

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