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Agency says vital treatment tools still lacking in many countries The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) have signed an agreement to join efforts in the fight against cervical cancer.

This disease kills over 310,000 women every year, particularly affecting those living with HIV in developing countries, the IAEA said.

Radiotherapy is a key tool to eliminate tumours, but access to this vital treatment option is lacking in many countries, the agency said

Date: Tuesday, 11 February 2020
Original article: nucnet.org/news/iaea-and-unaids-to-cooperate-in-fight-against-cervical-cancer-2-1-2020

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