Magnets Capture Cancer Cells

Nanoparticles pluck cancer cells from the bellies of mice.

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Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience
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Magnets Capture Cancer Cells

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Magnetic nanoparticles coated with a specialized targeting molecule were able to latch on to cancer cells in mice and drag them out of the body.

Magnets Capture Cancer Cells

Magnetic nanoparticles coated with a specialized targeting molecule were able to latch on to cancer cells in mice and drag them out of the body.

To view full Technology Review article: http://www.technologyreview.com/Biotech/21112/?a=f

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Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB)

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Institute and Campus, Cancer Research, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Student and Faculty, Engineering, Research
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Biotechnology, Cancer Reserach, engineering, Magnets Capture Cancer Cells, nanoparticles, Technology Review
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  • Created By: Colly Mitchell
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jul 28, 2008 - 8:00pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 11:06pm