Gold particles shown to boost prototype cancer therapies

Gold isn’t just for the Olympics — it’s also being used for potential cancer therapies, report scientists. For the first time, a peptide ‘zipcode’ has been used in combination with gold to improve delivery of a cancer therapy. Research indicates that using gold particles helps reduce unwanted side effects….

Gold isn’t just for the Olympics — it’s also being used for potential cancer therapies, report scientists. For the first time, a peptide ‘zipcode’ has been used in combination with gold to improve delivery of a cancer therapy. Research indicates that using gold particles helps reduce unwanted side effects….