News - 27 Jan 2015
Three of the four most fatal cancers are caused by a protein known as Ras; either because it mutates or simply because it ends up in the wrong place at the wrong time. Ras has proven an elusive target...
News - 22 Aug 2014
Amultidisciplinary team of scientists from UCLA and Stanford University has used a naturally occurring nanoparticle called a vault to create a novel drug delivery system that could lead to advances in...
News - 21 Oct 2008
The Cure Our Children Foundation, a nonprofit charitable foundation dedicated to children, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Orphan Drug Designation of...
Article - 4 Jan 2007
Green groups are concerned that nanotechnology may unleash a slew of health, safety and environmental disasters. Scientists are optimistic that nanotechnology holds the key to a range of new...
News - 19 Sep 2019
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Research into strategies for trying to find ways to prevent, treat, and even cure cancer have been ongoing for centuries, for example, chimney soot was...
Article - 15 Feb 2004
UCLA nanotechnology researchers have received a boost with a $1.5 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation. Posted February 10 2004
News - 24 Sep 2015
Longing to find a cure for cancer, HIV and other yet incurable diseases, researchers have already tried out hundreds of drugs, each requiring preclinical and clinical testing with live subjects. How...
News - 20 Jan 2012
A research team headed by Dr. Xiao Yan Fat from Nano Med Tech based in Shanghai has developed a novel technique to create nanoparticles capable of acting like red blood cells.
According to the...
News - 2 Dec 2011
Quest PharmaTech, a biotechnology firm specializing in cancer treatment products, has declared that the Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology has accepted to publish a research paper titled...
News - 24 Aug 2011
A research team led by Masaaki Tamura of Kansas State University in partnership with University of Kansas scientists is working on developing a patient-friendly lung cancer treatment process using...