Molecularly targeted therapy refers to any substance that blocks the growth of cancer cells. These therapies are sometimes referred to as “smart” medicines because they have the ability to attack tumor cells and spare healthy cells. Basically, there are abnormalities within cancer cells that dictate how the cell is going to grow and divide.
The medicines that have been and are being developed interfere with the process of cancer cell growth.
Sarasota: 3830 Bee Ridge Road, Suite 301, Sarasota, FL 34233 | (941)923.1872
Bradenton: 4351 Cortez Road, Suite 100, Bradenton, FL 34210 | (941)755.0606
Lakewood Ranch: 6600 University Parkway, Suite 301, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34240 | (941)923.1872
©2022 Cancer Center of Sarasota-Manatee. All Rights Reserved.