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A bifunctional aptamer for the targeted treatment of brain metastases

Macdonald, Joanna 2017, A bifunctional aptamer for the targeted treatment of brain metastases, Ph.D thesis, School of Medicine, Deakin University.

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Title A bifunctional aptamer for the targeted treatment of brain metastases
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Author Macdonald, Joanna
Institution Deakin University
School School of Medicine
Faculty Faculty of Health
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name Ph.D
Thesis advisor Shigdar, SarahORCID iD for Shigdar, Sarah orcid.org/0000-0001-8084-8447
Duan, WeiORCID iD for Duan, Wei orcid.org/0000-0001-5782-9184
Date submitted 2017-08-03
Keyword(s) brain cancer
metastasis
drugs dosage forms
drug delivery systems
Summary  This study involved the development of a drug delivery system which has the ability to enter the brain and effectively target brain cancer cells. The results from this study have the potential to improve the survival time for patients as well as improve their quality of life, through reducing the associated side effects of chemotherapy.
Language eng
Field of Research 111204 Cancer Therapy (excl Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy)
100709 Nanomedicine
Socio Economic Objective 920102 Cancer and Related Disorders
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Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30105433

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