The product called Nanophotomed developed by Amrita Center for Nano Sciences and Molecular Medicine (ACNS) was launched at the three-day international conference on nanotechnology, Nanobio 2012 at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi Campus. "Nanophotomed is a cheaper and efficient alternative to the current radio therapy based on X-rays and Gama rays," says Dr. Manzoor Koyakutty, Professor of Cancer Nanomedicine at the ACNS.