Nanomedicine and cancer

This one is a bit technical but important nonetheless. The idea of being able to see in real time how chemotherapy is effecting the cancer cells could change treatment patterns and effectiveness for millions.

Researchers at Purdue University have discovered a possible new pathway for anti-tumor drugs to kill cancer cells and proposed how to improve the design of tiny drug-delivery particles for use in “nanomedicine.”

Written by – Emil Venere

www.perdue.edu

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