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April 3rd, 2006

Dendrimer Nanoparticle Overcomes Drug Resistance

Abstract:
Investigators at Wayne State University have found that attaching the cancer drug methotrexate to a dendrimer nanoparticle can overcome the resistance to this drug that some cancer cells develop. The researchers also found that this potentially beneficial effect is not seen with all dendrimer nanoparticles.

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