Biomedical Applications of Nanodiamonds: An Overview.

@article{Passeri2015BiomedicalAO,
  title={Biomedical Applications of Nanodiamonds: An Overview.},
  author={Daniele Passeri and Federica Rinaldi and Cinzia Ingallina and Maria Carafa and Mara Rossi and Maria Letizia Terranova and Carlotta Marianecci},
  journal={Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology},
  year={2015},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={
          972-88
        }
}
Nanodiamonds are a novel class of nanomaterials which have raised much attention for application in biomedical field, as they combine the possibility of being produced on large scale using relatively inexpensive synthetic processes, of being fluorescent as a consequence of the presence of nitrogen vacancies, of having their surfaces functionalized, and of having good biocompatibility. Among other applications, we mainly focus on drug delivery, including cell interaction, targeting, cancer… 

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