The emerging nanomedicine landscape

  title={The emerging nanomedicine landscape},
  author={Volker Wagner and Anwyn Dullaart and Anne Bock and Axel Zweck},
  journal={Nature Biotechnology},
A global survey of companies pursuing 'nanomedicine' indicates that nanotechnology is taking root in the drug and medical device industry. 
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