Posts Tagged ‘expansile nanoparticles’

Compound in Asian spice linked to mesothelioma cell death

23 Feb 2017 by under News

Kurkumina 100x100 Compound in Asian spice linked to mesothelioma cell deathA yellow spice that gives several Asian cuisines color and flavor has also been used for traditional medicinal purposes in the region for decades. Recently, the compound that gives turmeric its yellow color and powerful flavor, curcumin, is the subject of numerous malignant (MM) studies. (more…)


Cancer medication delivery via nanoparticles shows increase in overall mice survival time

31 Dec 2016 by under Research/Treatment

491px UHVSTMinside 100x100 Cancer medication delivery via nanoparticles shows increase in overall mice survival timeThe solution to a more effective form of cancer drug delivery may just come in a nanosized package.

Medical professionals, chemists and biomedical engineers from University and Harvard Medical School have reported successful testing of special expanding nanoparticles that delivered high doses of the drug paclitaxel into mice with cancer, according to Surviving Mesothelioma. (more…)