Blood-clot busting treatment 'promising'

Australian researchers have used nanotechnology to create a thrombolytic treatment for people suffering myocardial infarction or stroke.

The research, published in the journal Advanced Materials, is at a very early stage but is promising, says Professor Christoph Hagemeyer at the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute.

The researchers created a drug-loaded nanocapsule which is coated with an