Nanomedicine 2.0

Warren CW Chan

Acc. Chem. Res. 2017, 50, 3, 627–632 | DOI: 10.1021/acs.accounts.6b00629


Nanotechnology can profoundly change the way we diagnose and treat diseases, but the ability to control how engineered nanoparticles behave within the body remains largely elusive. This Commentary describes the progress and limitations of nanomedicine and the research and experimental philosophies that should be considered in our quest to advance nanotechnology to the clinic.