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Frits Thorsen in Bergens Tidende - Exciting findings in preventing metastatic spreading.

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Frits Thorsen is interviewed in BT about the exciting results his research group got on the effect of a single substance on the development of brain metastases in mice. This substance is small enough to cross the blood brain barrier and is naturally found in nuts and avocado. So far it has showed dramatic effect in reducing tumor development in the brain of mice and the goal is to bring it further into clinical trials on patients as soon as authorisation is granted.

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