Hydrogel-Based Armour Developed for Worms to Carry Cancer Drugs to Tumours

Chris K

Chris K

Chris K
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Scientists have discovered ways to fit worms in hydrogel suits that allow them to carry cancer drugs to tumours. Researchers from Osaka University found that coating nematodes in a hydrogel-based sheath can allow scientists to make the worms carry various kinds of cargo, including cancer drugs that can be directly reach to cancerous cells.

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