The NCT Turin Project For Primary And Secondary Hepatic Cancer

Zanon, Claudio
June 2004
Internet Journal of Medical Technology;2004, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p15
Academic Journal
The development of new kind of therapy in the treatment of cancer in which a surgical approach in not possible, or which does not respond to chemo or traditional radio therapy, actually is object of international interest; in particular international studies are applied to the neutron capture therapy, known as NCT. The neutron capture therapy is based on the possibility to give, using an adequate source of termic neutronic beams of sufficient intensity able to produce by opportune nuclear reactions characterised by high energetic release, the selective cellular death.


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