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July 25th, 2006

Heating cancer cells may be key

... the Johns Hopkins group wants to try cutting-edge nanotechnology, in which ultra-tiny particles that target cancer cells could be injected into the bloodstream, then heated by exposure to a magnetic field. "By using alternative magnetic waves . . . we could get these particles to vibrate and heat up," Getzenberg explained.


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