Biomedical Applications of Mesoporous Ceramics: Drug Delivery, Smart Materials and Bone Tissue Engineering, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Biomedical Applications of Mesoporous Ceramics

Drug Delivery, Smart Materials and Bone Tissue Engineering, 1st Edition

By Maria Vallet-Regi

CRC Press

231 pages

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Description

Developments in mesoporous ceramics in drug delivery, nanomedicine, and bone tissue regeneration have opened promising developments in biomedical research, many applicable in the clinic in the near future. Due to the ability to fine-tune the physicochemical properties of these materials, the field has experienced an impressive burst in the number o

Table of Contents

Biocompatible and Bioactive Mesoporous Ceramics. Mesoporous Ceramics as Drug Delivery Systems. Stimuli-Responsive Drug Delivery Systems Based on Mesoporous Silica. Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles in Nanomedicine. Bone Tissue Regeneration.

About the Author

Maria Vallet-Regi is Head of the Department of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry and Faculty of Pharmacy at Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

Miguel Manzano is also with Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED009000
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
SCI013000
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
TEC021000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Material Science