Cancer cells destroyed with dinosaur extinction metal -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Cancer cells destroyed with dinosaur extinction metal

11/07/2017

Image: A piece of a meteorit; Copyright: panthermedia.net/njnightsky

Can the remains of the asteroid responsible for the extinction of the dinosaurs also cure cancer? Scientists of the University of Warwick created a compound of iridium and organic material, which can be directly targeted towards cancerous cells and killing them.