Great Moments In Science - with Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

ABC Radio National

Science & Medicine

From the ground breaking and life saving to the wacky and implausible, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki reveals some of the best moments in science.


Cancer cure? The abscopal effect

April 22nd, 2014

Episode 10 of 121 episodes

On very rare occasions, radiotherapy on one cancer tumour can trigger the immune system to recognise and kill multiple tumours throughout the body. Dr Karl introduces the mysterious 'abscopal effect'.

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