Shawn X. Yin
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, USA
Dr. Shawn X. Yin is a professor and works at Bristol - Myers Squibb Company,USA.
Drug Product Science and Technology Department, Research & Development, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, USA Materials with features on the scale of nanometers oft en have properties diff erent from their macroscale counterparts. When applied in life science fields, nanotechnology has the potential to improve products. Th is presentation will describe some basic concepts of nano materials and the common technologies to prepare and characterize them. Th e advantages of using nano-sized drugs for drug delivery applications will be illustrated with a few examples.