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Coinciding with the 60th birthday of Mata Amritanandamayi, the Kochi-based Amrita Centre for Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine has developed a nano-medicine for drug-resistant blood cancer.
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Researchers have developed a network of nano particles, which can be injected into the body, and release insulin when blood-sugar levels rise, maintaining normal levels for more than a week.
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Scientists have now successfully camouflaged nano-particles to get past the immune system, which would otherwise intercept and destroy them as invaders.
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Nano particles could prevent the immune system from attack of multiple sclerosis (MS), a debilitating nerve disease diagnosed between 20 and 40 years, according to a finding.
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Sceintists are developing a nano-sized drug particle for organ transplant patients to eliminate its harmful side-effects.
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Poor blood circulation arising from diabetes often results in skin wounds which do not heal.
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Heart patients may soon be able to "swallow their doctors", all thanks to researchers at MIT and Harvard Medical School who have built targeted nanoparticles that can cling to artery walls and slowly release medicine.