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Scientists Develop Platform to Kill Cancer Cells

News   Aug 17, 2018 | Original story from National University of Science and Technology MISIS

 
Scientists Develop Platform to Kill Cancer Cells

The new treatment will serve as both diagnosis and treatment of malignant tumors. This breakthrough in the technologies of cancer diagnosis and treatment was made by an interdisciplinary Russian-German collaboration of chemists, physicists, and biologists from NUST MISIS, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University (RNRMU), and the University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany). Credit: © NUST MISIS

 
 
 

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