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Issue 18, 2008
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Nanoscale tools to selectively destroy cancer cells

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We present experimental data that demonstrate the potential of synthetic crown ether modified peptide nanostructures to act as selective and efficient chemotherapeutic agents that operate by attacking and destroying cell membranes.

Graphical abstract: Nanoscale tools to selectively destroy cancer cells

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The article was received on 14 Jan 2008, accepted on 12 Mar 2008 and first published on 07 Apr 2008

Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/B800528A
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2008, 2118-2120
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    Nanoscale tools to selectively destroy cancer cells

    P. Boudreault, M. Arseneault, F. Otis and N. Voyer, Chem. Commun., 2008, 2118
    DOI: 10.1039/B800528A

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