Cancer active targeting by nanoparticles: a comprehensive review of literature

@article{Bazak2014CancerAT,
  title={Cancer active targeting by nanoparticles: a comprehensive review of literature},
  author={Remon Bazak and Mohamad T Houri and Samar El Achy and Serag Kamel and Tamer Refaat},
  journal={Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology},
  year={2014},
  volume={141},
  pages={769-784}
}
Cancer is one of the leading causes of death, and thus, the scientific community has but great efforts to improve cancer management. Among the major challenges in cancer management is development of agents that can be used for early diagnosis and effective therapy. Conventional cancer management frequently lacks accurate tools for detection of early tumors and has an associated risk of serious side effects of chemotherapeutics. The need to optimize therapeutic ratio as the difference with which… CONTINUE READING