The Cold Sore Virus May Help Kids Fight Cancer | Childhood Cancer | LiveScience

http://www.livescience.com/40353-the-cold-sore-virus-may-help-kids-fight-cancer.html

a new approach to battling childhood cancer is based on children getting a certain virus, not avoiding it. It’s called viral therapy, and the idea is to take a virus that normally infects healthy tissue and alter it so it lodges inside of tumors, instead. The goal is to kill the tumors.

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