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Nanotechnology puts an end to toxic whole-body chemoterapy?

By Damir Beciri
19 June 2009

nanoparticle-chemotherapyNanoparticles specially engineered by J. Manuel Perez and his colleagues from University of Central Florida, could someday target and destroy tumors as well as spare the patients from toxic, whole-body chemotherapies. Perez and his team used a drug called Taxol for their cell culture studies because it is one of the most widely used chemotherapeutic… »