Article - 11 Sep 2005
Americans welcome new potential life-saving and enhancing applications promised by nanotechnology. They also voice concern over nanotechnology’s potential long-term human health and environmental...
News - 18 Mar 2021
Scientists have proposed a new method for treating pancreatic tumor that involves using nanomicelles entirely made of macromolecules.
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News - 26 Sep 2017
Breast cancer that spreads usually infiltrates bone, causing fractures and severe pain. In such cases, chemotherapy is ineffective as the environment of the bone protects the tumor, even as the drug...
News - 30 Nov 2016
The American Cancer Society reports that every year, over 700,000 new liver cancer cases are diagnosed globally.
Currently, the only way to cure liver cancer is to surgically remove the...
News - 9 Sep 2016
A team of Trinity College Dublin Chemists partnered with Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) to formulate a breakthrough new scanning method to generate very high-resolution 3D images of...
News - 16 Aug 2016
A research team from Polytechnique Montréal, McGill University, and Université de Montréal has successfully developed novel nanorobotic agents that travel through the bloodstream...
News - 18 May 2015
For the second year, the Cincinnati Cancer Center (CCC) has awarded $160,000 in pilot grants to members and basic scientists who are collaborating to find out more about various cancers with hopes of...
News - 18 Mar 2015
David Williams is the first human being ever to have a new radiation treatment implanted in the center of his brain tumor.
The technology, developed at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center at...
News - 9 Mar 2015
A new $10 million gift from Ronald and JoAnne Willens to Northwestern University’s International Institute for Nanotechnology (IIN) will establish an interdisciplinary research center that will...
News - 17 Feb 2015
After finishing his PhD in molecular genetics in the late 1990s, Daniel Anderson found himself conflicted about what to do next: He enjoyed science, but wanted to find a way to have a direct impact on...