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Cancer drug tested in Salford launched

'Vismodegib' went through its clinical trials at Salford Royal Hospital Credit: ITV Granada Reports

A revolutionary new drug for skin cancer that was trialled in Salford is to be launched today.

The once-a-day pill can shrink tumors and lesions in patients where surgery is not an option.

'Vismodegib' went through its clinical trials at the Dermatology Centre at Salford Royal.

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