Breast tissue 'breakthrough' to aid cancer research

Updated May 20 2024 - 11:25am, first published 11:22am
Breast tissue was able to be preserved in a gel, enabling scientists to examine it in great detail. (David Crosling/AAP PHOTOS)
Breast tissue was able to be preserved in a gel, enabling scientists to examine it in great detail. (David Crosling/AAP PHOTOS)

Researchers say they have managed to keep breast cancer tissue viable for at least a week outside of the human body, paving the way for enhanced cancer treatments.

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