A pathway that homes cancer drugs to tumors like no other

In a new study published in Nature Communications, Erkki Ruoslahti, M.D., Ph.D. and his research team, with Hongbo Pang, Ph.D. as the lead author, identify…

The CNM has received a $3.5M award from NIH to pursue new discoveries and treatments for sepsis

The National Institutes of Health, Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, has awarded the Center for Nanomedicine (CNM) at UCSB $3.5M in funding to pursue new…

CNM scientists use plasmonics in developing a new platform to target drugs to cancer

Scientists at the Center for Nanomedicine, in collaboration with researchers at the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute and UCSB, have designed a nanoparticle that has unique…

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"How Small is a Nanoparticle?" At the smallest size shown in this demonstration, in the range of nanometers (nm), we can see nanoparticles which are also the size of many viruses. This video was generated by the AlloSphere research group.
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