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October 10th, 2005

Gold nanoparticles show potential for noninvasive cancer treatment

Abstract:
Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco and Georgia Institute of Technology have found a new way to kill cancer cells. Building on their previous work that used gold nanoparticles to detect cancer, they now are heating the particles and using them as agents to destroy malignant cells.

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University of California, San Francisco

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