New treatment for chemotherapy patients a step closer to the
Patients at risk of life-threatening infections following chemotherapy could benefit from a new cell-based treatment developed from University of Queensland research.

In the weeks following chemotherapy, a patient's immune system is depleted as a result of neutropenia – a decrease in the number of circulating white blood cells or neutrophils – which leaves the patient vulnerable to potentially fatal infection....

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