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Chemotherapy Drug Combinations
by Christine Selinger

The Cross Cancer Institute (Edmonton, AB) wanted to optimize chemotherapy treatments to help block cancerous proteins from proliferating throughout a patient’s system. Specifically, they are looking to provide the best possible combination of chemotherapy drugs to block cancers from proliferating – by knowing the optimal combinations, we can reduce the amount of drugs the patient needs to take, which in turn should reduce the side effects that they experience.


  1. Reducing the dosage of chemotherapy drugs needed to block cancers from proliferating in the patient’s system.
  2. Determining the optimal drug combinations for treating various types of cancers.

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