New technology promises improved treatment of inflammatory diseases

(Washington State University) A study led by researchers at Washington State University has uncovered a potential new treatment approach for diseases associated with inflammation, including sepsis and stroke. Their paper describes a novel technology that uses nanosized particles to transport cell-killing drugs directly to activated neutrophils, the cells that drive the exaggerated immune response involved in inflammatory diseases. They also demonstrated the technology's feasibility at killing activated neutrophils without harming other cell types or compromising the immune system.

New technology promises improved treatment of inflammatory diseases

A study led by researchers at Washington State University has uncovered a potential new treatment approach for diseases associated with inflammation, including sepsis, stroke, rheumatoid arthritis, ...

Wed 6 Nov 19 from Medical Xpress

New technology promises improved treatment of inflammatory diseases, Wed 6 Nov 19 from Eurekalert

  • Pages: 1

Total number of sources: 2

Bookmark

Bookmark and Share