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Nanoparticles Stop Breast Cancer Before It Starts (1 of 2)

Caption: A cross-sectional view of a mouse mammary duct shows distribution of fluorescent siRNA (red), cell nuclei (blue) and basement membrane (green). This image relates to a paper that appeared in the January 1, 2014, issue of Science Translational Medicine, published by AAAS. The paper, by Dr. A. Brock at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering in Boston, Mass., and colleagues was titled, "Silencing HoxA1 by Intraductal Injection of siRNA Lipidoid Nanoparticles Prevents Mammary Tumor Progression in Mice."

Credit: Credit: Marek Kowalski

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