Dr. B. Rabindran Jermy from the Institute for Research and Medical Consultations (IRMC) the Nanomedicine Research Department and Dr. Vijaya Ravinayagam an Assistant Professor in the Deanship of Scientific Research (DSR) in Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University (IAU), invented a nanocarrier (Mesosilicalite) with hierarchical dual pores through a top-down approach.

The Nano formulation shows exemplary antioxidant and drug loading capacity.
This nanotherapeutic technology reduces the dose of cancer drug cisplatin while maintaining a high therapeutic effect. The study controlled release and targeted delivery of drugs, dual functionality with respect to tumor imagine and drug delivery.

The patent was registered at the United States Patent and Trademark Office with the number US 10, 525,023 B2 through Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, Saudi Arabia.