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The present review is a brief introduction to the promising area of nanomedicine and its application to medical science. Nanomedicine was defined as monitoring, treatment, rehabilitation, construction and control of human biological systems at the molecular and Atomic levels, using engineered nanomaterials, nanostructures and nanoparticles.

Especially intensively investigated such areas of nanomedicine, as diagnosis, drug delivery, targeting specifically the affected part of the body and the molecular visualization. Some products are undergoing clinical trials. In the article have been discussed the key features and mechanism of action of several nano-materials - Liposomes, dendrimers, carbon nanotubes, fullerenes, gold nanoparticles and nanofibers, explained the importance of nanotechnology and emphasized the enormous potential of nanomedicine, in improving the human life condition using of these materials for diagnosis and treatment of various diseases. The most courageous hopes of mankind are connected with development of this field of medicine.

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Published: Jun 26, 2014

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