Creating Biomedical Technologies to Improve Health


November 30, 2017

New technique reduces side-effects, improves delivery of chemotherapy nanodrugs

A new method for delivering chemotherapy nanodrugs has been created that increases the drugs' bioavailability and reduces side-effects. Their study shows that administering an FDA-approved nutrition source prior to chemotherapy can reduce the amount of the toxic drugs that settle in the spleen, liver and kidneys. Read more from Carnegie Melon University.