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Drug Delivery Nanoparticles Formulation and Characterization

1st Edition

Edited by Yashwant Pathak, Deepak Thassu

CRC Press

416 pages | 100 B/W Illus.

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Exploring fundamental concepts, Drug Delivery Nanoparticles Formulation and Characterization presents key aspects of nanoparticulate system development for various therapeutic applications and provides advanced methods used to file for regulatory approval.

This comprehensive guide features:

  • Process Analytical Techniques (PAT) used in manufacturing Nanoparticulate Drug Delivery Systems (NPDDS)
  • In-vitro and in-vivo evaluation of NPDDS
  • Applications of novel techniques used in formulation development and characterization, such as microscopic and nonmicroscopic techniques
  • 100 high-quality images

Table of Contents

Recent Developments in Nanoparticulate Drug Delivery Systems; Yashwant Pathak

Polymeric Nanoparticles for Small-Molecule Drugs: Biodegradation of Polymers and Fabrication of Nanoparticles; Sheetal R. D’Mello, Sudip K. Das, and Nandita G. Das

Formulation of NPDDS for Macromolecules; Maria Eugénia Meirinhos Cruz, Sandra Isabel Simões, Maria Luísa Corvo, Maria Bárbara Figueira Martins, and Maria Manuela Gaspar

Formulation of NPDDS for Gene Delivery; Ajoy Koomer

NPDDS for Cancer Treatment: Targeting Nanoparticles, a Novel Approach; Karthikeyan Subramani

Design and Formulation of Protein-Based NPDDS; Satheesh K. Podaralla, Radhey S. Kaushik, and Omathanu P. Perumal

Gold Nanoparticles and Surfaces: Nanodevices for Diagnostics and Therapeutics; Hariharasudhan D. Chirra, Dipti Biswal, and Zach Hilt

NPDDS for the Treatment of Diabetes; Karthikeyan Subramani

Nanosystems for Dermal and Transdermal Drug Delivery; Venkata Vamsi Venuganti and Omathanu P. Perumal

In Vitro Evaluation of NPDDS; R. S. R. Murthy

In Vitro Characterization of Nanoparticle Cellular Interaction; R. S. R. Murthy and Yashwant Pathak

In Vitro Blood Interaction and Pharmacological and Toxicological Characterization of Nanosystems; R. S. R. Murthy and Yashwant Pathak

In Vivo Evaluations of Solid Lipid Nanoparticles and Microemulsions; Maria Rosa Gasco, Alessandro Mauro, and Gian Paolo Zara

Microscopic and Spectroscopic Characterization of Nanoparticles; Jose E. Herrera and Nataphan Sakulchaicharoen

Introduction to Analytical Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy and Nanoparticle Characterization; Zhiqiang Chen, Jinsong Wu, and Yashwant Pathak

Structural Fingerprinting of Nanocrystals in the Transmission Electron Microscope: Utilizing Information on Projected Reciprocal Lattice Geometry, 2D Symmetry, and Structure Factors; Peter Moeck and Sergei Rouvimov

Mechanical Properties of Nanostructures; Vladimir Dobrokhotov

Fullerene-Based Nanostructures: A Novel High-Performance Platform Technology for Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI); Krishan Kumar, Darren K. MacFarland, Zhiguo Zhou, Christpher L. Kepley, Ken L.Walker, Stephen R. Wilson, and Robert P. Lenk

Semiconducting Quantum Dots for Bioimaging; Debasis Bera, Lei Qian, and Paul H. Holloway

Application of Near Infrared Fluorescence Bioimaging in Nanosystems; Eunah Kang, Ick Chan Kwon, and Kwangmeyung Kim


About the Series

Drugs and the Pharmaceutical Sciences

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
MEDICAL / Pharmacy
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General