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SLAC beam used to develop new melanoma drug

Original post made on Aug 26, 2011

A melanoma drug approved last week by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration was developed with the help of an X-ray light source at the SLAC National Laboratory, as well as two other federally funded national labs.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, August 25, 2011, 4:07 PM

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Posted by Steve C
a resident of Menlo Park
on Aug 26, 2011 at 4:50 pm

This is great to hear and is of course the kind of news that should be broadcast nationally so that the hard-core, no-tax, no-spending ideologues out there get some idea what's going on in the real world.


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