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Multi-objective optimization of drug carrying nanoparticles for enhanced cancer therapies

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Nov 21, 2017   03:45 PM — 05:00 PM

Ibrahim Chamseddine McGill University, Canada

Nanotherapy is an emerging cancer treatment that uses nanoparticles as drug carriers to target tumors. The drug efficacy is highly dependent on the nanoparticle structure. In this study, nanoparticle design optimization is performed to minimize the treatment toxicity while maximizing the tumor reduction rate. In addition, optimization methods are used to investigate a new nanoparticle delivery approach that relaxes the tradeoff between the aforementioned objective functions.


Coffee and biscuits will be offered at the beginning of the seminar.
Welcome to everyone!

Georges Zaccour organizer

Location

Room 4488
André-Aisenstadt Building
Université de Montréal Campus
2920, chemin de la Tour Montréal QC H3T 1J4 Canada

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