Overview on Nanocarriers as Delivery Systems

Haifa Shen, Elvin Blanco, Biana Godin, Rita E. Serda, Agathe K. Streiff, Mauro Ferrari

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationDrug Delivery in Oncology
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Basic Research to Cancer Therapy
Number of pages21
ISBN (Print)9783527328239
StatePublished - Dec 16 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Cancer
  • Carbon nanotube
  • Chitosan
  • Liposome
  • Micelle
  • Multistage vector
  • Nanocarrier
  • Nanoparticle
  • SiRNA
  • Silicon

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

Cite this

Shen, H., Blanco, E., Godin, B., Serda, R. E., Streiff, A. K., & Ferrari, M. (2011). Overview on Nanocarriers as Delivery Systems. In Drug Delivery in Oncology: From Basic Research to Cancer Therapy (Vol. 2, pp. 885-905). Wiley-VCH. https://doi.org/10.1002/9783527634057.ch27