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Nanotechnology-and nanomedicine: a primer

Walker, Bailus and Mouton, Charles P. (2006) Nanotechnology-and nanomedicine: a primer. JOURNAL OF THE NATIONAL MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, 98 (12). pp. 1985-1988.

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Abstract

Nanosciences and nanotechnology are transforming a wide array of products and services that have the potential to enhance the practice of medicine and improve public health. But there are a number of health, safety and environmental issues to be addressed. This review summarizes some basic facts about nanotechnology and cites examples of its application to medicine and public health.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:nanotechnology; nanomedicine
Subjects:Biomedical Science > Nanotechnology for human health
Risk > Environment, health and safety aspects of nanotechnology
Biomedical Science > Nanomedicine
ID Code:2724
Deposited By:Farnush Anwar
Deposited On:09 Jan 2009 10:09
Last Modified:09 Jan 2009 10:09

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