Gold nanoparticles could treat prostate cancer with fewer side effects than chemotherapy

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Gold nanoparticles could treat prostate cancer with fewer side effects than chemotherapy

Description (University of Missouri-Columbia) University of Missouri scientists have found a more efficient way of targeting prostate tumors by using gold nanoparticles and a compound found in tea leaves. This new treatment would require doses that are thousands of times smaller than chemotherapy and do not travel through the body inflicting damage to healthy areas.
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