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British ’smart bomb’ to target cancer

June 30th, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) A cancer "smart bomb" has been invented by British scientists to boost the potency of drugs against the killer disease.The tiny device, being developed at the ... Read more...

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Cancer-killing medical ’smart bomb’ comes closer to reality

February 18th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): Scientists have moved a step closer to creating a medical 'smart bomb' that would seek out and eradicate the root of cancer cells - by developing the world's ... Read more...

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Nanoparticle ’smart bomb’ formed by bee venom may harbour cancer cure

August 3rd, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): A toxic protein in bee venom, when altered, significantly improves the effectiveness liposome-encapsulated drugs or dyes, such as those already used to treat or diagnose cancer, according to ... Read more...

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Soon, drug ’smart bomb’ to destroy cancer

July 5th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 5 (ANI): Aussie researchers along with Indian scientists are developing "smart bomb" drug delivery system which will search and destroy cancer cells within the body.It will also have fewer side-effects ... Read more...

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US to give Pakistan “smart bombs,” surveillance drones and F-16 fighter jets

April 5th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
By Sahil KapurWashington,Apr.5 (ANI): The United States will supplement its multi-billion dollar aid package to Pakistan with a series of powerful new weapons, including smart bombs, to help Islamabad crackdown on ... Read more...

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US to offer smart-bomb kits, drones to Pakistan: WSJ

March 3rd, 2010 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 3 (IANS) The United States will transfer sophisticated laser-guided-bomb kits to Pakistan as part of a recent push to better arm Islamabad for its military campaign against Islamic militants, ... Read more...

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Potential new pancreatic cancer treatment safer than standard chemo

November 3rd, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): Scientists from Ohio State University have designed tumour-penetrating microparticles (TPM) may offer treatment hope for those suffering with pancreatic cancer.Tiny particles can carry drugs and target cancer ... Read more...

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‘Smart bomb’ drug delivery may boost effectiveness of prostate cancer imaging

April 22nd, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 22 (ANI): Researchers from Johns Hopkins University have identified a novel way to combine imaging with chemotherapy in a single agent for the treatment of prostate cancer.According to lead researcher ... Read more...

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Researchers design ’smart bomb’ to fight infections

May 1st, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 1(IANS) Medical scientists have developed "smart bomb" technology to fight infections more effectively and quickly, sans side effects. The technology can create new treatments for influenza and other communicable diseases, ... Read more...

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