Scientists combine molecules to create a drug that finds and suppresses prostate cancer in mice
A near-infrared dye targets tumors in a mouse.
Credit:Jean Shih / USC
Funding came from the Daniel Tsai Family Fund, U.S. Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program; the Boyd and Elise Welin Professorship; NIH/National Cancer Center Institute; the Board of Governors Endowed Cancer Chair and the Margaret E. Early Medical Research Trust Award.
Monoamine Oxidase A Inhibitor–Near-Infrared Dye Conjugate Reduces Prostate Tumor Growth. J. Am. Chem. Soc., Article ASAP DOI: 10.1021/ja512613j Publication Date (Web): January 13, 2015