Posted Jan. 6, 2014 at 1:49 p.m.

Premium Lock NCSU-UNC team may have breakthrough in war on cancer by using nanotechnology

Published: 2014-01-06 13:49:27
Updated: 2014-01-06 13:49:27

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Nanotech vs. cancer in mice Image shows the structure of the nanoparticle (left), and how the nanoparticles home in on a tumor and shrink it (right). (NCSU image) Image 1 of 2 · Next Image…

If the war on cancer is won - finally - someday, a team of scientists and students in the joint biomedical engineering program at N.C. State and UNC-Chapel Hill could be a significant reason. But their technology approach is different than the high-profile nanotech program developed by Dr. Joseph Simone and Liquidia. In an exclusive interview with WRALTechWire, the lead author of a new paper describes the potentially big breakthrough using small, small particles....

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