Targeted Therapy for Acute Myeloid Leukemia with a DNA Tetrahedron.
Learn how UBC’s Cheeky Nanos are sticking it to cancer.
UBC's Cheeky Nanos
Located at The University of British Columbia, we are a student-led engineering design team funded by ECOSCOPE.
Less Toxic, More Effective
Doxorubicin is a potent chemotherapeutic agent, but like all drugs that bind to DNA, it comes with severe side effects. Learn how we use its DNA-binding properties to create a cheap, reliable, and extendable system to target it to AML.
Our members have spent many long weekends in the lab, learn about the science that went into making our project a reality.