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September 20th, 2005

Nanocrystals Light Up Early Cervical Cancer

Abstract:
A research team has developed a water soluble formulation of fluorescent quantum dots that they were able to label with a monoclonal antibody that binds to epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR), which is found in excess of normal amounts on the surface of several types of cancer.

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