Marie-Christine Daniel received her B.S. degree from the University of Rennes 1 and her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Bordeaux 1 (France). She then worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Indiana University. Since 2007, she is Associate Professor in the Chemistry and Biochemistry department at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. Her research interest includes multifunctional nanocarriers, gold nanoparticles, dendrimers and targeted combination therapy.