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Anticancer Drug Disguises Itself As Fat

News   Jul 19, 2019 | Original story from Northwestern University

 
Anticancer Drug Disguises Itself As Fat

New drug delivery system disguises a common chemotherapy drug as a long-chain fatty acid. Thinking the drugs are tasty fats, tumors invite the drug inside. Once there, the targeted drug activates, immediately suppressing tumor growth. Credit: Nathan Gianneschi/Northwestern University

 
 
 

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