New hope for cancer patients

The fu­ture looked grim for Ami­ra Ba­boolal. 

With four tu­mours grow­ing near crit­i­cal parts of her liv­er, it would have been risky per­form­ing an­oth­er open surgery in un­der two years.

But with­in 24 hours af­ter the 61-year-old can­cer war­rior was wheeled in­to the the­atre at the South­ern Med­ical Clin­ic in San Fer­nan­do on Mon­day, she was on her way home with the tu­mours burned dead.