1st Edition

Nanoparticles in Polymer Systems for Biomedical Applications

ISBN 9781774633960
Published March 31, 2021 by Apple Academic Press
390 Pages 14 Color & 75 B/W Illustrations

USD $54.95

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Book Description

The volume includes presentations of technological and research accomplishments along with novel approaches in nanomedicine and nanotechnology. It explores the different types of nanomedicinal drugs with their production and commercial significance. Other topics discussed are the use of natural and synthetic nanoparticles for the production of drugs, different types of nanoparticles systems, drug carriers, wound-healing antimicrobial activity, effects of natural materials in nanomedicine, and toxicity of nanoparticles. The valuable information presented in this volume will help to keep those in this field up to date on the key findings, observations, and fabrication of drugs related to nanomedicine and nanotechnology. With chapters written by prominent researchers from academia, industry, and government and private research laboratories across the world, the book will prove to be a rich resource.

Table of Contents

An Introduction to Specially Tailored Nanomaterials for Biomedical Applications

Minu Elizabeth Thomas, K. P. Sajesha, P. M. Sayeesh, and Jince Thomas

PLGA-Based Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy

Jomon Joy and Sabu Thomas

Magnetic Nanoparticles: Advances in Design and Development for Bio-Inspired Application

Ann Rose Abraham, Sabu Thomas, and Nandakumar Kalarikkal

Biomedical Applications of 3D Printing

Neelakandan M.S., Yadu Nath V. K., Bilahari Aryat, Parvathy Prasad, Sunija Sukumaran, Jiya Jose, Sabu Thomas, and Nandakumar Kalarikkal

Progress and Prospects of Polymeric Nanogel Carrier Designs in Targeted Cancer Therapy

Prashant Sahu, Sushil K. Kashaw, Samaresh Sau, and Arun K. Iyer

Piezoelectrical Materials for Biomedical Applications

Neelakandan M. S., Yadu Nath V. K., Bilahari Aryat, Vishnu K. A., Jiya Jose, Nandakumar Kalarikkal, and Sabu Thomas

Formulation and Comparison of Lipophilic Drugs Through Self-Emulsifying Pellets Using Extrusion-Spheronization Technique

Jawahar Natarajan and Veera Venkata Satyanarayana Reddy Karri

Nanocomposite Hydrogels for Biomedical Applications

Karthika M., Aswathy Vasudevan, Jiya Jose, Nandakumar Kalarikkal, and Sabu Thomas

Development of Bioactive Multifunctional Inorganic-Organic Hybrid Resin with Polymerizable Methacrylate Groups for Biomedical Applications

Vibha C. and Lizymol P. P.

The Multiple Facets of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Modulating Tumour Cells’ Proliferation and Progression

Rajesh Ramasamy and Vahid Hosseinpour Sarmadi

Water Purification Using Nanoparticles

Nitheesha Shaji, Sunija Sukumaran, Parvathy Prasd, Jiya Jose, Sabu Thomas, and Nandakumar Kalarikkal

Design and In Vitro Characterization of Ethosomes Containing Diclofenac Sodium for Transdermal Delivery

Jawahar Natarajan and Veera Venkata Satyanarayana Reddy Karri

Toxicity of Nanomaterial-based Systems in Drug Delivery

Mereena Luke P.

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