Novel Targeted Drug Delivery Via Polymeric Nanoparticles

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Title: Novel Targeted Drug Delivery Via Polymeric Nanoparticles
Description: Researchers at the MIT-Harvard CCNE are focused on polymeric nanoparticles coated with targeting molecules. This image shows prostate cancer cells interacting with these particles. The end goal is to deliver drugs specifically to the tumor.

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Topics/Categories: Science and Technology -- Nanotechnology
Type: Color, Photo (JPEG format)
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Omid Farokhzad, M.D. and Robert Langer, ScD
Date Created: July 1, 2009
Date Added: July 21, 2016
Reuse Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and can be freely reused. Please credit the source and, where possible, the creator listed above.