Image of the Day: Candy Shell

These sugar polymer spheres protect cells, engineered to produce disease-fighting agents, from a patient's immune system. Over time, immune cells (blue and green) detect the spheres and attack (red).

By The Scientist Staff | November 18, 2015

KOCH INSTITUTE AT MIT, ANDREW BADER, OMID VEISEH, AND ARTURO VEGAS (COURTESY KOCH INSTITUTE IMAGE AWARDS AT MIT)

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swift

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November 23, 2015

Coooool! How do I find out more about this exciting research? Is this candy shell science published?

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