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New chemo delivery system minimizes impact on healthy cells

Published on 24th Jul 2015

Published on 24th July 2015

In an open access article published in Nature's Scientific Reports, Dr. Naga Puvvada of Dalhousie Medical School shows a novel way to deliver nano-particles that release chemo within breast cancer cells. The benefit of his delivery technique is that it concentrates the chemo inside the tumor in order to mitigate damage to nearby healthy tissue.

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