"Nanomedicine" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The branch of medicine concerned with the application of NANOTECHNOLOGY to the prevention and treatment of disease. It involves the monitoring, repair, construction, and control of human biological systems at the molecular level, using engineered nanodevices and NANOSTRUCTURES. (From Freitas Jr., Nanomedicine, vol 1, 1999).
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Nanomedicine".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Nanomedicine".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Nanomedicine" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Nanomedicine" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
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