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Scorpion Venom is Used to Fight Cancer in 'Tumor Paint'

Scorpion Venom is Used to Fight Cancer in 'Tumor Paint'

Source: ABC News

Seattle researchers have developed a new technology that they say utilizes scorpion venom to help surgeons find and remove dangerous brain cancer cells. The technology, called "tumor paint," was developed by Dr. Jim Olson, a brain cancer specialist at Seattle Children's and a professor at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle.