Camilla Lisant, a girl of eight years of Manchester, UK, has suggested to her scientific parents a possible cure for one of the most serious diseases in the history of mankind: cancer.
Lisant Camilla's parents, who have dedicated their lives to the study of cancer, have wondered, out of curiosity, to his eight years as cure the disease. The girl thought for a moment and replied with antibiotics, "As you heal sore throat".
At first scientists did not pay much attention to the proposed Camilla, but after trying in the laboratory of the University of Manchester, were amazed. A cheap and widely available antibiotics had destroyed malignant cells.
Research has revealed that four common antibiotics that cost less than $ 0.09 per day, kill stem cells in samples of breast, prostate, lung, ovary, pancreas, skin and brain.
Although promising, the research so far is limited to laboratory results and must be approved in humans, especially in combination with other treatments.