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Nanotechnology applications in medicine.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18564609     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In recent years there has been a rapid increase in nanotechnology applications to medicine in order to prevent and treat diseases in the human body. The established and future applications have the potential to dramatically change medical science. The present paper will give a few examples that could transform common medical procedures.
Authors:
Elena Angeli; Renato Buzio; Giuseppe Firpo; Raffaella Magrassi; Valentina Mussi; Luca Repetto; Ugo Valbusa
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Tumori     Volume:  94     ISSN:  0300-8916     ISO Abbreviation:  Tumori     Publication Date:    2008 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-06-20     Completed Date:  2008-07-02     Revised Date:  2008-12-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0111356     Medline TA:  Tumori     Country:  Italy    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  206-15     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
NanoMed Labs, Centro di Biotecnologie Avanzate CBA, Genoa, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
DNA, Neoplasm
Diagnostic Imaging / methods*
Drug Carriers*
Haplotypes
Humans
Microfluidics
Microscopy, Atomic Force
Nanomedicine*
Nanoparticles
Nanostructures*
Nanotechnology
Nanotubes
Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  drug therapy*,  genetics,  pathology
Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide
Sequence Analysis, DNA
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/DNA, Neoplasm; 0/Drug Carriers

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