1st Edition

Bionanomaterials for Biosensors, Drug Delivery, and Medical Applications

Edited By Won-Chun Oh, Suresh Sagadevan Copyright 2024
    286 Pages 129 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    This book covers advances in nanostructured materials across a variety of biomedical applications as the field evolves from development of prototype devices to real-world implementation. It provides an in-depth look at the current state of the art in oxide nanostructures, carbon nanostructures, and 2D material fabrication and highlights the most important biomedical applications and devices of nanomaterials, including drug delivery, medical imaging, gene therapy, biosensors, and diagnostics.


    • Presents the findings of cutting-edge research activities in the field of nanomaterials, with a particular emphasis on biological and pharmaceutical applications
    • Details finished and ongoing toxicity evaluations of emerging nanomaterials
    • Offers a multidisciplinary perspective

    This book is recommended for senior undergraduate and graduate students, professionals, and researchers working in the fields of bioengineering, materials science and engineering, and biotechnology.

    Section A: Biosensors

    1. Electric Biosensors Based on Carbon Nanotubes

    Jing Wang, Lei Zhang, Xiao Chen, Chenwei Shang, Yu Tian, and Xinyu Liu

    2. Graphene-Based Semiconducting Nanomaterials for Chemical and Biological Sensing Application Biosensors and Their Applications in Human Life and Agroecosystems

    Zuhong Ji and Won-Chun Oh

    3. An Effective Study on Graphene-Based Biosensors and Their Electrochemical Working Principles

    Chang-Min Yoon and Won-Chun Oh

    Section B: Drug Delivery

    4. Bionanomaterials for Ocular Drug Delivery Applications

    Venkateshwaran Krishnaswami and Saravanakumar Arthanari

    5. Oxide-Based Nanomaterials for Drug Preparation and Delivery

    Karna Wijaya, Wahyu Dita Saputri, Amalia Kurnia Amin, Latifah Hauli, Hilda Ismail, Budhijanto Budhijanto, Aldino Javier Saviola, and Won-Chun Oh

    6. Advancement in Bionanomaterials toward Drug Delivery and Sensor Applications

    Kefayat Ulla, Salah Uddin, Amin Ur Rashid, and Won-Chun Oh

    Section C: Medical Applications

    7. Hydroxyapatite-Based Nanocomposites: Synthesis, Optimization, and Functionalization for Medical Applications

    Is Fatimah, Ganjar Fadillah, Ika Yanti, Suresh Sagadevan, and Ruey-an Doong

    8. Insights into 2D MXenes for Versatile Biomedical Applications

    Zambaga Otgonbayar and Won-Chun Oh

    9. Nanobiomaterials of Human Bones for Anatomy and Physiology

    Siwaluk Srikrajang and Won-Chun Oh

    10. Bionanomaterials for Sensors, Actuators, Drug Delivery, and Their Medical Applications

    Ayesha Malik, Saba Iqbal, Hassan Akbar, Ashfaq Ahmad, Asghar Ali, and Won-Chun Oh


    Won-Chun Oh is a Professor in the Department of Advanced Materials and Engineering at Hanseo University in Korea and the School of Materials Science and Engineering at Anhui University of Science and Technology in China.

    Suresh Sagadevan is an Associate Professor in the Nanotechnology and Catalysis Research Centre, University of Malaya.