Gold Nanoparticles : Synthesis and Applications in Drug Delivery

  title={Gold Nanoparticles : Synthesis and Applications in Drug Delivery},
  author={A Khan and Roksana Rashid and Ghulam Murtaza and Andleeb Zahra},
This review is focused essentially on the synthesis and applications of gold nanoparticles in the field of medicine and targeted drug delivery. Nanotechnology has become one of the most interesting and advanced areas of research in this field. Among nanoparticles, gold nanoparticles demonstrate special advantages in this field due to their unique properties, small size and high surface area-to-volume ratio. These particles have been widely used in various biomedical applications and drug… CONTINUE READING
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