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Nanotheranostics is a multidisciplinary journal that publishes innovative and original basic, translational and clinical research reflecting fields of nanomedicine, drug and gene delivery, nanoelectronic biosensors, and other areas.

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Regular features include high quality research articles, reviews or mini-reviews, rapid communication of preliminary data on innovative research, editorials, and letters to the editor. Educational articles on basic sciences, fundamental aspects and controversy related to pre-clinical and clinical studies or ethical issues of nanomedicine are also welcome. Timely reviews that provide updates on current applications and issues in nanomedicine and translational aspects of nanotheranostics and other topics are particularly welcome and will be published in high priority.

Full texts of published articles will appear in PubMed Central and abstracts in PubMed.


Remotely Triggered Nano-Theranostics For Cancer Applications
Alexandra Sneider, Derek VanDyke, Shailee Paliwal, Prakash Rai
Nanotheranostics 2017; 1: 1-22. doi:10.7150/ntno.17109
[Abstract] [Full text] [PDF]

Xiaoyuan (Shawn) Chen, PhD, Chief, Laboratory of Molecular Imaging and Nanomedicine, NIBIB, NIH*
* Dr. Chen is serving in his personal capacity.
Editor-in-chief profile
Theme Issue on “Virus-inspired Nanomedicine”. Guest Editor: Chuanbin Mao, PhD.
Theme Issue on “Nanotechnology for high precision cancer detection, delineation, and destruction”. Guest Editor: Dr. Moritz Kircher.
Theme Issue on “Biopolymer-based nanomaterials for theranostic applications”. Guest Editor: Dr. Won Jong Kim.
Theme Issue on “Nanoscale Platforms for In Vitro Diagnostics”. Guest Editor: Dr. Dingbin Liu.
Congratulations to Dr. Chen for receiving the 2016 Bioconjugate Chemistry Lectureship Award for his extensive contributions at the interface between chemistry, biology, and medicine that have helped define the field of nanomedicine.