Michael Gibney

Michael Gibney
Michael Gibney

Michael Gibney is a former editor at FierceMarkets Life Sciences group.

Stories by Michael Gibney

NC State team creates 3-D printer for nanoparticles that offers low-cost production

Nanotechnology's effect on drug delivery is becoming more and more widespread with many projects around the globe dedicated to finding a way to bring it to the market. But once it reaches the market, nanomeds face another hurdle: manufacturing. Because the particles involved in these systems are so different in scale from other drugs on the market, drugmakers will need a way to make them in bulk and at a low cost, though still highly specific in form and function.