Theory and application of electrochemotherapy

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Published: 23 May 2017
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Dr Alessandro Testori - Istituto Europeo di Oncologia, Milan, Italy

Dr Testorri speaks with ecancer at EADO 2017 about using electrochemotherapy to improve cytotoxic uptake and promote tumour cell death.

He describes how electro-stimulation around tumours results in greater uptake of bleomycin, as standard, enabling local treatment of skin cancers without the need for possibly destructive surgery.

ecancer's filming has been kindly supported by Amgen through the ECMS Foundation. ecancer is editorially independent and there is no influence over content.