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BY Katrina Burton

The treatment of osteosarcoma, the most common tumor of bone, is challenging. An MD Anderson study found a drug known as bone metastasis-targeting peptidomimetic (BMTP-11) has potential as a new therapeutic strategy for this devastating illness.

The preclinical study looked at BMTP-11 alone and in combination with the chemotherapy agent gemcitabine.

Although osteosarcoma is a relatively rare cancer, it is a leading disease-related...

BMTP-11 for osteosarcoma