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Nanomedicine Targets Cardiovascular Disease

Friday, January 8, 2021
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Michigan State and Stanford researchers have upgraded their Trojan horse therapies designed to fight one of the world’s leading causes of death. Led by Bryan Smith, an associate…

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Building A Trojan Horse To Fight Breast Cancer

Thursday, October 8, 2020
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With a nearly $2.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, Michigan State University researchers are using nanoscopic particles to turn the body’s own cells into weapons…

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Researchers Measure Cancer Cell Mechanics in Living Animals Using Nanoparticles

Wednesday, April 29, 2020
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A first-of-its-kind nanoparticle-based in vivo imaging technique that may one day be used to help diagnose and even treat cancer has been developed by researchers collaborating from Michigan…

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Nanoparticle Chomps Away Plaques That Cause Heart Attacks

Monday, January 27, 2020

Michigan State University and Stanford University scientists have invented a nanoparticle that eats away – from the inside out – portions of plaques that cause heart attacks. Bryan…

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Nanotechnology Improves Chemotherapy Delivery

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
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Michigan State University scientists have invented a new way to monitor chemotherapy concentrations, which is more effective in keeping patients’ treatments within the crucial therapeutic window. With new…

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New Computer Model Designs a Drug Delivery Strategy to Fight Cancer

Monday, October 29, 2018
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Researchers from Michigan State University and Stanford University have created a computer simulation, validated by experimental results, to help design drug-delivery nanoparticles that carry cancer-fighting medicines directly to…

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