The list likewise includes a therapy that uses nanotechnology to target the delivery of medicines to cancer cells, potentially overcoming some limitations of existing treatments, said the report. In a bid to address major types of cancer, ...…Continue
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However, results of a new research by a team over at the Brigham and Women's Hospital suggest that nanotechnology can prove useful in providing a breakthrough when getting prostate cancer cells to accept chemotherapy. The team included Omid Farokhzad, ...…
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NORMAN, OK, October 18, 2011 – SouthWest NanoTechnologies’ (SWeNT) Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNT) are being used in promising photothermal therapy to suppress tumor growth in breast cancer, new research reveals.
According to a new article published in Small, researchers at South China Normal University demonstrated that phototherapy using a laser light focused on implanted SWeNT…Continue
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Paris, France - September 13th 2011 - Nanobiotix, a company developing novel cancer nanotherapeutics, announced today that its lead compound NBTXR3 has received the formal authorization from the French Medicine Agency, AFSSAPS[*], to start the first clinical trial…Continue
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NORMAN, OK, June 23, 2011 – SouthWest NanoTechnologies’ (SWeNT) Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes (SWNTs), in a new research study, show absorption of Indocyanine Green (ICG) -- a functional dye with unique photomechanical, photochemical, and photobiological properties.
The ICG-SWNT complexes formed are sensitive to a broad spectrum of light, ranging from ultraviolet (UV) to near infrared…Continue
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