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June 29, 2017

Injectable plant-based nanoparticles delay tumor progression

Researchers discovered injecting potato virus particles into melanoma tumor sites activates an anti-tumor immune system response. And simultaneously injecting the nanoscale plant virus particles and a chemotherapy drug--doxorubicin--into tumor sites further helps halt tumor progression in mice. Read more at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine News.

Health Terms: 
Cancer