Sirtex, SingHealth to explore nanoparticles in treating cancer

12/6/2012 | Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Sirtex Medical and SingHealth have entered a deal to develop the use of carbon-cage nanoparticles in treating cancer. The technology is based on Technegas, which is used in nuclear medicine as an inhalable aerosol of carbon-cage nanoparticles for detecting blood clots in the lungs. The first research initiative under the partnership will explore the technology as a treatment for advanced ovarian cancer that has metastasized in the abdomen and pelvic region.

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