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Combining magnetism and light to fight cancer

Non-toxic when they are not activated, such therapies can also achieve a reduction in adverse effects. These results, which demonstrate the importance of multiple treatments, were published in ACS Nano on 24 March 2015.

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Notes:

1A liposome is an artificial vesicle whose internal compartment is formed by lipid bilayers.
2In collaboration with scientists from the Paris-Centre de Recherche Cardiovasculaire (Inserm/Université Paris Descartes)

References:

Combining Magnetic Hyperthermia and Photodynamic Therapy for Tumor Ablation with Photoresponsive Magnetic Liposomes
Riccardo Di Corato, Gaëlle Béalle, Jelena Kolosnjaj-Tabi, Ana Espinosa, Olivier Clément, Amanda K. A. Silva, Christine Ménager, et Claire Wilhelm. ACS nano, 24 March 2015. DOI : 10.1021/nn506949t.

Contact information:

Scientist l Claire Wilhelm l T 01 57 27 62 53 l claire.wilhelm@univ-paris-diderot.fr
Scientistl Christine Ménager l T 01 44 27 30 47 l christine.menager@upmc.fr
CNRS press l Alexiane Agullo l T 01 44 96 43 90 l alexiane.agullo@cnrs-dir.fr


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