Patch that delivers drug, gene, and light-based therapy to tumor sites shows promising results - Institute For Medical Engineering & Science at MIT

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Researchers at MIT are developing an adhesive patch that can stick to a tumor site, either before or after surgery. The patch delivers a triple-combination of drug, gene, and photo (light-based) therapy via specially designed nanospheres and nanorods, shown here attacking a tumor cell

Period25 Jul 2016

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