Video Game Helps Young Patients Fight Cancer.

HopeLab has created a PC-based video game called Re-Mission for young cancer patients. In the game, the patient controls a nanobot named Roxxi that destroys cancer cells and battles infection.

The video game, which stays true to the actual science of cancer as a disease and to the realities of cancer therapies, builds a sense of confidence and teaches children about cancer and the medications they're taking to fight the disease.

Science Roll has more info (and a video clip): Link | HopeLab's website | Re-Mission website - Thanks Bertalan Meskó!

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