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July 29th, 2005

Nanocell targets cancer

Abstract:
Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, both in the US, have engineered a nanocell that uses two different strategies to attack cancer. The cell contains an anti-angiogenesis agent, which destroys tumour blood vessels, and a chemotherapy drug that acts against the cancer cell itself.

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