The File Drawer Problem in Nanomedicine

Ali Akbar Ashkarran, Jennifer Swann, Leah Hollis, Morteza Mahmoudi

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The role of the ‘file drawer’ problem in nanomedicine, which partly drives the current limited clinical success of therapeutic nanoparticles, has been poorly investigated. We propose an integrated functioning of all stakeholders as the only effective way to address the file drawer problem in an efficient and timely manner.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)425-427
Number of pages3
JournalTrends in Biotechnology
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 2021

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biotechnology
  • Bioengineering

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