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UT Researchers' Innovation Addresses Major Challenge of Drug Delivery


January 27, 2012

image of researchers A new physical form of proteins developed by researchers at the University of Texas at Austin could drastically improve treatments for cancer and other diseases, as well as overcome some of the largest challenges in therapeutics: Delivering drugs to patients safely, easily and more effectively. Full Story

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