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November 12th, 2004

Cooking Tumors

Abstract:
Cancer researchers have long sought a “magic bullet” that selectively targets tumor cells for destruction. In an attempt to enlist nanotechnology in that search, a Rice University spinoff, Nanospectra Biosciences, has developed gold-coated glass nanoparticles capable of invading a tumor and - when heated remotely - killing it.

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