Tag Archive: nanoparticles

Jun 01 2015

Neuroblastoma Studies Show Promise of Nanoparticles in Fighting Tumors

Researchers from CHOP are exploring how biodegradable nanoparticles can precisely deliver anticancer drugs to attack neuroblastoma, an often-deadly children’s cancer.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/neuroblastoma-studies-show-promise-of-nanoparticles-in-fighting-tumors/

Aug 07 2014

Biodegradable Nanoparticles May Hold Therapeutic Use

CHOP has long investigated biodegradable nanoparticles for medical use. With diameters ranging from a few tens to a few hundreds of nanometers, these particles are 10 to 1000 times smaller than red blood cells.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/biodegradable-nanoparticles-may-hold-therapeutic-use/