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Chapter 1

Historical View of the Design and Development of Nanocarriers for Overcoming Biological Barriers

Despite the fact that the first nanocarriers described in the literature were discovered by serendipity, the search for ways to overcome biological barriers has been the major driving force for the significant development of nanocarriers over the last decades.1,2 The barriers that drugs need to conf...

Publication details


Print publication date
30 Jul 2012
Copyright year
2012
Print ISBN
978-1-84973-363-2
PDF eISBN
978-1-84973-529-2
From the book series:
Drug Discovery