Scientist in Nanomedicine/Gene Therapy/Molecular Biology. Passionate about open-science & outreach
Nanomedicines are tiny capsules that can entrap drugs, preventing them from going everywhere in the body and reducing their side effects. I investigate how to make better nanomedicines that can target ONLY a specific location in the body.
Many drugs are designed to go everywhere in the body: in this way, they can reach the desired target (i.e. the brain when we take painkillers; the stomach when we take antiacids) and exert their ef...