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August 23rd, 2005

Targeted pH Sensitive Nanoparticle Releases Drug Inside Tumor Cells

Abstract:
A multidisciplinary team of investigators at the University of Tokyo in Japan has created a self-assembling nanostructure that targets human cancer cells and releases drug molecules in response to a change in pH that is characteristic of many types of cancer.

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nano.cancer.gov

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