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Nanomedicines: A New Approach for the Treatment of Serious Diseases

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Abstract:

Treatment of serious disease requires chemotherapy which is generally limited by side effects due to drug toxicity and insufficient target specificity. This review presents the main achievements obtained with drug-loaded nanoparticles (i.e., nanomedicines) and discusses challenging innovations obtained by rationalizing drug delivery to improve drug bioavailability in targeted diseased cells.

Keywords: BIOAVAILABILITY; BIODISTRIBUTION; CANCER; CHEMOTHERAPY; DRUG TARGETING; INFECTIONS; NANOCAPSULES; NANOPARTICLES

Document Type: Review Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jbn.2007.038

Publication date: September 1, 2007

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  • Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology (JBN) is a peer-reviewed multidisciplinary journal providing broad coverage in all research areas focused on the applications of nanotechnology in medicine, drug delivery systems, infectious disease, biomedical sciences, biotechnology, and all other related fields of life sciences.
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