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Time spent between the first and the second chemotherapy treatment increases survival rate in bladder cancer

January 23, 2013 06:17 PM | CNA / Rosa Soto

A research group led by Catalan doctor Joaquim Bellmunt at the Hospital del Mar has shown in a study how important the time between two chemotherapy treatments is in increasing the curing rates of bladder cancer. The study was published by the journal ‘European Urology’ and has encouraged the researchers to develop new drugs for treating this type of tumour.