Long Beach Katarzyna Slowinska

CSULB Researcher to Speak on Collagen as Cancer Drug Delivery Method November 8

csulb-slowinska-collagen-cancer-drug-delivery-method-sq Cancer chemotherapy offers patients the promise of healing but often at the cost of severe side effects, so researchers are seeking better ways of delivering drugs. One of those is Katarzyna Slowinska, an associate professor of biochemistry at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), who is investigating how collagen, a naturally occurring bodily substance, can be manipulated into carrying and releasing cancer drugs directly at or even inside tumor cells. 

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