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Determining the mechanism of action of a novel cancer therapeutic
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-05-07)
Glioblastoma is an extremely invasive form of brain cancer, causing it to be very deadly even after administering therapy. The cells of glioblastoma invade the tissue surrounding the brain tumor, so that the cancer persists ...
Finding Evidence of a Cancer Suppressing Mutation, rs 3814113
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-05-09)
For the past twenty years ovarian cancers has been one of the most well studied cancers. While many aspects of ovarian cancer are understood, scientists do not know what mutations cause tumor genesis. In recent years ...
Development of a collagen-based model for testing nanoparticle drug delivery to tumors
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-07-18)
Cancer continues to take many lives each year and has posed a seemingly insurmountable challenge to scientists around the world. Traditional methods of treatment, including chemotherapy, are ineffective and result in ...
Studies of a novel drug designed to prevent tumor invasion and metastasis
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-12-18)
Anti-invasive therapeutics provide a means to improve the prognosis of invasive cancer patients. Recently, one such compound have been identified for its ability to halt the invasion of glioblastoma. This compound, known ...