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Fighting cancer with lasers and nanoballoons that pop

New drug delivery method targets cancer cells – not the entire body – and limits chemotherapy side effects
Chemotherapeutic drugs excel at fighting cancer, but they’re not so efficient at getting where they need to go.

They often interact with blood, bone marrow and other healthy bodily systems. This dilutes the drugs and causes unwanted side effects.

Now, researchers are developing a better delivery method by encapsulating the drugs in nanoballoons – which are tiny modified

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