Nanoparticle injection blocks breast cancer growth in mice
By Ashley Yeager, 12:05 PM December 31, 2013
A nanoparticle-based therapy delivered directly to the mammary ducts could potentially stop precancerous cells from becoming full-blown breast cancer. In mice, the treatment shut down a gene involved in unchecked cancer growth, researchers report January 1 in Science Translational Medicine.
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