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May 19th, 2006

Gold Nanoparticles Could Improve Antisense Cancer Drugs

Abstract:
By attaching strands of "antisense" DNA to nanometer-scale particles made of gold, scientists at Northwestern University have significantly enhanced the strands' ability to suppress the production of dangerous proteins - such as those that cause cancer.

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