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Nanooncology in ovarian cancer treatment

  • B. Kasprzak1,*,
  • S. Miskiel2
  • J. Markowska3

1 Department of Biophysics, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland

2Heliodor Święcicki Clinical Hospital, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland

3Department of Oncology, Gynaecological Oncology Ward, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland

DOI: 10.12892/ejgo3535.2016 Vol.37,Issue 2,April 2016 pp.161-163

Published: 10 April 2016

*Corresponding Author(s): B. Kasprzak E-mail: bartosz.kasprzak@prograf-flexo.pl

Abstract

In the following review, the authors present various methods of using nanoparticles in the therapy of ovarian cancer. Nanoparticles have been shown to prolong the half-time of various chemotheurapeutics, have a lower toxicity, and increase chemosensitivity. It is their hope that this article will widen the discussion within the scientific community on the use of nanotheurapeutics in oncology.

Keywords

Nanoparticles; Ovarian cancer; Chemotherapy; Nanotherapeutics; Oncology.

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B. Kasprzak,S. Miskiel,J. Markowska. Nanooncology in ovarian cancer treatment. European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology. 2016. 37(2);161-163.

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