Cancer Medication Grown In Chicken Eggs?

One of the biggest problems with Cancer Drugs is the cost. Most people can’t afford them and even many insurance companies refuse to cover them. This development could reduce the cost of some cancer medications by 90% according to this story on CNN. Can cancer medication grown in chicken eggs?

“They have successfully genetically modified hens to produce eggs containing large amounts of interferon beta protein, a protein used to treat various illnesses, including multiple sclerosis and cancer.”

Imagine having cancer meds growing naturally in eggs.

Kanuma is a drug that has already been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for treatment of Lysosomal Acid Lipase Deficiency.

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http://www.cnn.com/2017/10/17/health/japan-genetic-engineering-of-cancer-drug-in-chicken-eggs/index.html

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