Published in Cancer Weekly, May 3rd, 2005
Their report appeared in Nano Letters.
Current molecular imaging approaches only detect the cancer but don't offer a method of treatment, according to the study's lead authors, Rebekah Drezek, PhD, and Jennifer West, PhD, both professors in the department of bioengineering at Rice.
"You can look for a molecular marker that may indicate a significant clinical problem, but you can't do anything about it [just through imaging]," said Drezek. "We don't want to...
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