According to Piskur the tomato genes turn into an efficient anti-cancer remedy if they are combined with anti-HIV-drugs. “In five years time we might be able to treat tumor patients on that basis”, said Piskur. But before the treatment would become reality more tests would have to be run and that would cost money, added the scientist.
Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests.