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Nanotherapeutics

The field of nanotherapeutics is the application of nanotechnology to medicine and drug development.

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Liposomes and lipid nanoparticles (LNPs) are similar but slightly different in function and composition. Both are lipid nanoformulations used as drug delivery vehicles and transporting cargo inside a protective outer lipid layer. While liposomes have one or more rings of lipid bilayerlipid bilayer surrounding an aqueous pocket, not all LNPs have a contiguous bilayer and some LNPs have a micelle-like structure and encapsulate drugs in a non-aqueous core.

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