Toward next-generation nanomedicines for cancer therapy

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The ultimate goal of drug delivery, especially with regard to cancer therapy, is to ferry most of the administered drug to the target, while eliminating or minimizing the accumulation of the drug at any non-target tissues. Nanomedicine applications with targeted nanoparticles are expected to revolutionize cancer therapy. The use of such nanoparticles to deliver therapeutic agents is currently being studied as a promising method by which drugs can be effectively targeted to specific cells in the body, such as tumor cells.

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