Targeted nanosystems as therapeutic and diagnostic tools: The beautiful voyage of nanomedicine.

@article{Bottini2016TargetedNA,
  title={Targeted nanosystems as therapeutic and diagnostic tools: The beautiful voyage of nanomedicine.},
  author={M. C. J. Bottini and Marianna Foldvari},
  journal={Nanomedicine : nanotechnology, biology, and medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={253-4}
}
The first report on the use of antibody-conjugated liposomes to increase the selective toxicity of anti-cancer drugs to cultured cells was described more than 30 years ago. Since then, a myriad of nanosystems targeting therapeutic agents to diseased sites have been developed. This Special Section on “Targeted Nanosystems as Therapeutic and Diagnostic Tools… CONTINUE READING