New ‘Drugless’ Approach to Killing Cancer Cells Shows Promise

Mary-Margaret Cummings ‘24, Nanotechnology, Fall 2020 Figure: Abstract Molecular Model (Source: ShutterStock)  Researchers at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore have found a way to trick cancer cells into self-destructing, bypassing the need for radiation treatments, chemotherapy, or surgery. Their weapon? A nanoparticle (NP) secret agent that is 30,000 times … Continue reading