Nanotechnology for Cancer treatment

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Nanotechnology for Cancer treatment

The National Cancer Institute’s Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer describes a significant advance toward personalized nanotech treatments for cancer. The effectiveness of treatment with multifunctional nanoparticles was studied using human breast tumors grown in rats lacking an immune system so that the variation in the effectiveness of treatment could be compared among individual breast tumors.

NCI report on targeted drug delivery for breast cancer