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Achilles Heel: Popular Drug-carrying Nanoparticles Get Trapped in Bloodstream


February 5, 2013

student performs tests Many medically minded researchers are in hot pursuit of designs that will allow drug-carrying nanoparticles to navigate tissues and the interiors of cells, but University of Michigan engineers have discovered that these particles have another hurdle to overcome: Escaping the bloodstream. Full Story

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