Nano particles can transmit drugs to cells easily, says professor

Nano particles can be exploited for drug, DNA, and vaccine delivery in cells, diagnosis, and tissue engineering, Subbu S. Venkatraman of the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, said at the international conference on Nanotoxicology.

He pointed out that being smaller, the nanoparticles could distribute and reach the specific target easily besides enhancing the effect of drugs. The Department of Chemistry and Biosciences of the Srinivasa Ramanujan Centre of the SASTRA University hosted the two-day conference that concluded on Saturday.

Read more at: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/nano-particles-can-transmit-drugs-to-cells-easily-says-professor/article6897627.ece

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