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Contact: Dan Ferber
dan.ferber@wyss.harvard.edu
617-432-1547
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard

Duct Delivery

Caption: By injecting nanoparticles carrying a gene-silencing snippet of RNA directly into the nipple, Wyss Institute scientists delivered this therapy to the entire milk-duct network, breast cancer first gets started.

Credit: Silva Krause and Amy Brock

Usage Restrictions: Credit: Silva Krause and Amy Brock

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