Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. Also, Slashdot's Facebook page has a chat bot now. Message it for stories and more. ×

Submission + - 16-yr-old Develops Photothermal Nano-particle Anti-Cancer Attack

Freshly Exhumed writes: Some 16-year-olds are content to blast away at digital foes in video games. Arjun Nair prefers taking aim at cancer cells. The 16-year-old Calgary student has developed a very promising therapy that involves injecting cancer cells with gold nano-particles – tiny clusters of gold atoms that can be engineered to accumulate around tumour cells. His work, estimated by academics to be at the level of a senior Masters student or Ph.D candidate, has earned him a prestigious Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge Canada science award.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

16-yr-old Develops Photothermal Nano-particle Anti-Cancer Attack

Comments Filter:

The next person to mention spaghetti stacks to me is going to have his head knocked off. -- Bill Conrad

Working...