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Oncolytic virotherapy for thyroid cancer: will it translate to the clinic?


Observations that viruses can induce tumor regression date back to the beginning of the 20th century [1] and the use of viruses for cancer treatment has been theorized since then ; however only in the late 1990s advancement in viral manipulation technologies together with a better understanding of the molecular alterations in cancer cells allowed the development of oncolytic viruses (virotherapy).

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