1st Edition

NanoAgroceuticals & NanoPhytoChemicals

Edited By Bhupinder Singh Copyright 2019
    351 Pages 21 Color & 182 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    351 Pages 21 Color & 182 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    This book volume encompasses the recent trends made in the applications of nanoscale tools for diverse constituents of plants and agriculture, particularly in addressing the critical issues related to their safety, efficacy, and efficient and cost-efficient development and production.

    1. Applications of Nanoagrochemicals: Precepts and Prospects
    Nitin Kumar Singhal, Vishal Singh, Shimayali Kaushal
    2. Biosynthesis of Nanonutrients for Agricultural Applications 
    Jagadish Tarafdar, Indira Rathore, Ripandeep Kaur, Ashay Jain

    3. Scientific Role of Transition Metal Nanoparticles as Agrochemicals 
    S Mohana Roopan, Ganesh Elango

    4. Nanofertilizers: An Innovation towards New Generation Fertilizers for Improved Nutrient Use Efficacy  and Environmental Sustainability
    Anu Kalia, Harleen Kaur

    5. Organophosphorous Compounds As Pesticides And Their Detection Using Nanomaterials 
    Divya Uttreja, P. Sharma, S. Singh, M. Kaur

    6. Nanophytopharmaceuticals: Harnessing the biopotential of phytomolecules for maximal therapeutic efficacy 
    Alka Mukne, Swapna Nair, Misbah Momin

    7. Role of nanoconstructs in ameliorating chemopreventive and chemotherapeutic potential of plant bioactives 
    Satvinder Kaur, Rajneet Kaur Khurana, Ashay Jain, Bhupinder Singh

    8. Phytoconstituents from Neem with multiple activities: Nanocarriers for enhancing its therapeutic potential. 
    Jagat Kanwar, Suman Chaudhary, Rupinder Kaur Kanwar, Teenu, Bhupinder Singh

    9. Developing Taxanes for Oral Intake Employing Apt Nanocarriers Rajneet Kaur Khurana, Teenu, Harpreet Kaur, Kaisar Raza, Bhupinder Singh

    10. Nanotechnological interventions for neurodegenerative disorders using phytoactives
    Sumant Saini, Charan Singh, Shikha Lohan, Atul Jain, Eliana B Souto, Bhupinder Singh

    11. Cellulose based Nanobiomaterials 
    Michael Ioelovich

    12. Nanotechnology-Enabled Nanotherapeutics in Aged Macular Degeneration: Potential Roles of Phytobioactives 
    Jagat Kanwar, Afrah Jalil Abd, Shahdeep, Ripandeep Kaur, Bhupinder Singh

    13. Chitosan Based Nano-Carriers: A Promising Delivery System For Bioactives 
    Sumit Sharma, V.R. Sinha, Amita Sarwa, Rahul Shukla

    14. Emergence of Nano Vesicular Systems for Topical Delivery of Natural Bioactives 
    Gajanand Sharma, Kanika Thakur, Om Prakash Katare, Bhupinder Singh

    15. Nanotechnology-based biopharmaceutical systems: From laboratory research to industrial development
    Rajashree Gude, Sarwar Beg, Harmanjot Kaur, Teenu, Bhupinder Singh, Umesh Banakar



    Professor Bhupinder Singh Bhoop, MPharm, PhD, DSt, FPAS, is globally acclaimed for his QbD-enabled nanostructured drug delivery research work. A prolific writer, he has 281 original journal publications, 16 books, 1 directory, 52 book chapters, 5 patents and 3 technology transfers to his credit. He is on Editorial Board of scores journals too. A widely travelled scientist, he has delivered more than 270 invited talks across the globe, and has duly trained tons of hundreds of scientists from pharma industry on QbD and nanomedicines. He has handled 15 research projects, and guided/guiding 31 PhD’s, three post-doctorates and 55 postgraduate scholars. Currently, he is serving as Founder-Coordinator of UGC Centre for Excellence in Nano Biomedical Applications, and Coordinator, UGC Centre of Advanced Studies (Pharmaceutical Sciences), both at Panjab University, Chandigarh.