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Nanotechnology in Health Care

1st Edition

Edited by Sanjeeb K. Sahoo

Pan Stanford

348 pages

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pub: 2012-11-06
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Description

Nanotechnologies are among the fastest growing areas of scientific research, and this is expected to have a substantial impact on human health care, especially in biomedical applications and nanomedicine now and in the near future. In the present scenario, nanotechnology is spreading its wings to address the key problems in the field of nanomedicin

Table of Contents

Nanomedicine: Emerging Field of Nanotechnology to Human Health. Nanomedicines: Impacts in Ocular Delivery and Targeting. Immuno-Nanosystems to CNS Pathologies: State of the Art. PEGylated Zinc Protoporphyrin: A Micelle-Forming Polymeric Drug for Cancer Therapy. ORMOSIL Nanoparticles: Nanomedicine Approach for Drug/Gene Delivery to the Brain. Magnetic Nanoparticles: A Versatile System for Therapeutic and Imaging System. Nanobiotechnology: A New Generation of Biomedicine. Application of Nanotechnology-Based Drug Delivery and Targeting to Lungs. Aptamers and Nanomedicine in Cancer. Nanotechnology for Regenerative Medicine.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED003000
MEDICAL / Allied Health Services / General
TEC027000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Nanotechnology & MEMS