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December 15th, 2004

Nanotech makes big strides in life sciences

Companies are now creating products that would otherwise be impossible, if not for nanotech. One new approach, for example, could revolutionize industries like healthcare by creating far more effective devices with more effective ways of delivering drugs to the body.

Affymetrix is using nanotechnology to create a new breed of drugs that can be customized for individual patients. The new drugs are designed to treat specific symptoms from one person to the next, decreasing the problem of over-medication.


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