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February 26th, 2010

Nanotechnology approach may fight problems linked to chemo

Abstract:
Huixin He, associate professor of nanoscale chemistry at Rutgers University, Newark, Tamara Minko, professor at the Rutgers Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy and investigators from Merck & Co. and Carl Zeiss SMT, a global nanotechnology firm have designed nanomaterials that allow for the delivery of both a chemical (doxorubicin) to destroy cancer cells and a genetic drug to prevent drug resistance.

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