Over the past several decades lots of different treatments have been developed to fight against cancer. For a long time these treatments focused on making drugs that are very good at killing cancer cells. The problem with these drugs was that they had no way of telling the difference between healthy cells and cancer cells. […]
This week in the Journal of the American Chemical Society (link here), scientists reported that they had made a new type of molecule that soaks up glucose and could be used in the future as a more effective treatment for diabetes.