TITLE

In-body sensors to monitor cell health

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Julia
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);7/19/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7608, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports development of dendrimer technology by researchers at the University of Michigan to produce sensors that monitor cell health. Hope of detecting pre-cancerous changes within living cells without needing blood tests; Fabrication of the sensors from dendrimers; Attachment of fluorescent tags to the dendrimeters.
ACCESSION #
7360787

 

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