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Biological Clock may Help Reduce Heart Damage from Radiation Therapy

6 monthes ago   |   By Medindia Health

Circadian clock protects from radiation-induced toxicity and potentially impacts radiation treatment outcomes in cancer patients through Radiation 8208;induced DNA damage responses.
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The circadian clock is key to reducing radiation‐induced cardiotoxicity

The circadian clock is key to reducing radiation‐induced cardiotoxicity

6 monthes ago   |   By News Medical

Treatment for breast cancer commonly includes radiation therapy, which offers good chances of success but comes with a serious long-term side effect: toxicity due to radiation that reaches the heart, causing DNA damage in healthy heart cells. Over time, this can lead to heart disease and eventually heart failure.
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