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UCLA Develops Artificial Thymus That Produces Cancer-Fighting T Cells [VIDEO]

Apr 13, 2017 AM EDT A team of researchers from UCLA have developed an artificial thymic organoids that produces T cells from blood stem cells, which can be engineered to attack cancer.

Harvard Researchers Make Laser-Fired Tiny Gold Pyramids to Deliver Directly Drugs to Cells

Mar 30, 2017 PM EDT Direct delivery of drugs to cells cannot be done using intravenous injection. However, Harvard SEAS Ph.D candidates designed one that could make this possible without damaging the cells.

How Eating Curry Can Help Kill Breast Cancer Cells

Dec 24, 2016 PM EST A recent research suggests that capsaicin, an ingredient found in spices like chili and pepper can inhibit the growth and can result in the death of large numbers of breast cancer cells.

Researchers Unveil Mysteries of Cancer Cells Hiding Under An “Invisibility Cloak”

Oct 01, 2016 AM EDT The curious case of cancer cells being able to stay inside the body without necessarily being detected by the immune system because of an "invisibility cloak", has been further explicated by a new ...

Washington University Researchers Develop High-Tech Glasses to Identify and Remove Cancer Cells

Feb 12, 2014 AM EST A team led by Samuel Achilefu, PhD, professor of radiology and biomedical engineering at Washington University in St. Louis have developed high-tech glasses that help surgeons identify and remove ...

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