Radio Interview: Nanomedicine

Radio Interview: Nanomedicine

Interview: Thomas Webster, Ph.D., chair and professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Northeastern University and Christie Sayes, Ph.D., senior scientist at RTI International

Nanomedicine is the application of nanotechnology to modern medicine, such as using microscopic nanoparticles to deliver drugs to specific cells to help cut down the dosage and side effects. The segment discusses nanotechnology, how it’s being used in modern medicine, and how nanotechnology could shape the future of medicine.