What is nanomedicine?

Nanomedicine is a branch of medicine that uses nanoscale characteristics or features of biomaterials, living cells, viruses in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of human or animal diseases.

ETPN – Nanomedicine European Technology Platform

How nanoparticles could change the way we treat cancer – TED Talk
Dr. Joy Wolfram, Mayo Clinic FL

It doesn’t matter how beautiful your theory is, it doesn’t matter how smart you are. If it doesn’t agree with experiment, it’s wrong.
Richard Feynman, Nobel Laureate in Physics

If we can reduce the cost and improve the quality of medical technology through advances in nanotechnology, we can more widely address the medical conditions that are prevalent and reduce the level of human suffering.
Ralph Merkle, Inventor of cryptographic hashtag


Butler University
Nanomedicine Research Lab
College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences, PHSB 350
4600 Sunset Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46208
Email: sdas@butler.edu OR ndas@butler.edu