Researchers with hairy nanoparticles

Researchers with hairy nanoparticles

Georgia Tech Professor Zhiqun Lin and Postdoctoral Fellow Yihuang Chen discuss samples of hairy nanoparticles made with light-sensitive materials that assemble themselves with light exposure. The nanoparticles could one day become “nano-carriers” providing doctors a new way to simultaneously introduce both therapeutic drugs and cancer-fighting heat into tumors. (Credit: Rob Felt, Georgia Tech)

Additional Information

Groups

Research Horizons

Categories
Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Cancer Research, Nanotechnology and Nanoscience
Keywords
nanoparticles, hairy nanoparticles, self-assembly
Status
  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Draft
  • Created On: Jan 31, 2018 - 9:43pm
  • Last Updated: Jan 31, 2018 - 9:43pm