• Nanocarrier mediated therapies for the gliomas of the brain. 

      Agarwal, Abhiruchi (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-01-21)
      Existing methods of treating glioma are not effective for eradicating the disease. Therefore, new and innovative methods of treatment alone or in combination with existing therapies are necessary. Delivery of therapeutic ...
    • A nanoencapsulated visible dye for intraoperative delineation of brain tumor margins 

      Roller, Benjamin Thomas (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-10-24)
      Brain and central nervous cancer presents a significant clinical burden, accounting for 2.4% of all cancer deaths. High grade glioma is particularly deadly, with 5 year survival times of 35% or less. Traditional treatment ...
    • Novel nanocarriers for invasive glioma 

      Munson, Jennifer Megan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-07-08)
      The invasive nature of glioblastoma (GBM) represents a significant challenge to the standard of care and contributes to poor clinical outcomes. Invasion of tumors into healthy brain restricts chemotherapeutic access and ...