Biocompatible Hybrid Oxide Nanoparticles for Human Health Book

Biocompatible Hybrid Oxide Nanoparticles for Human Health

  • Author : Inna V. Melnyk
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-06-30
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128161883

Biocompatible Hybrid Oxide Nanoparticles for Human Health Excerpt :

Biocompatible Hybrid Oxide Nanoparticles for Human Health: From Synthesis to Applications explores the synthesis, structure, properties and applications of functionalized oxide nanoparticles. The books shows the applications of materials depending on their composition and structure, with a focus on silicon, titanium and iron oxides, each of which was chosen because of their unique features, including silica because it is chemically resistant to most organic solvents, harmless to living organisms, can thicken flowable formulations, and increase the strength of materials, titania for its unique chemical, optical, electrophysical and bactericidal properties, and iron-containing materials because they possess important magnetic properties. Shows how oxide nanoparticles are being used to solve current problems in the fields of environmental protection, medicine, and in the creation of "smart" materials Includes case studies that explore the major characteristics and applications of silica, titania and iron oxide nanomaterials Discusses the use of biocompatible oxide nanostructures in the development of new sensing technology

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Security and Protection against CBRN Threats Book

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Security and Protection against CBRN Threats

  • Author : Plamen Petkov
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-07-29
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 496
  • ISBN 10 : 9789402420180

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Security and Protection against CBRN Threats Excerpt :

This book is based on the lectures and contributions of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on “Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Security and Protection Against CBRN Threats” held in Sozopol, Bulgaria, September 2019. It gives a broad overview on this topic as it combines articles addressing the preparation and characterization of different nanoscaled materials (metals, oxides, glasses, polymers, carbon-based, etc.) in the form of nanowires, nanoparticles, nanocomposites, nanodots, thin films, etc. and contributions on their applications in diverse security and safety related fields. In addition, it presents an interdisciplinary approach drawing on the Nanoscience and Nanotechnology know-how of authors from Physics, Chemistry, Engineering, Materials Science and Biology. A further plus-point of the book, which represents the knowledge of experts from over 20 countries, is the combination of longer papers introducing the background on a certain topic, and brief contributions highlighting specific applications in different security areas.

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Metal Metal Oxides and Metal Sulfides for Batteries Fuel Cells Solar Cells Photocatalysis and Health Sensors

  • Author : Saravanan Rajendran
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-04-30
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 340
  • ISBN 10 : 9783030637910

Metal Metal Oxides and Metal Sulfides for Batteries Fuel Cells Solar Cells Photocatalysis and Health Sensors Excerpt :

This book summarizes recent findings on the use of new nanostructured materials for biofuels, batteries, fuel cells, solar cells, supercapacitors and health biosensors. Chapters describe principles and how to choose a nanomaterial for specific applications in energy, environment and medicine.

Magnetic Nanoparticles in Human Health and Medicine Book

Magnetic Nanoparticles in Human Health and Medicine

  • Author : Costica Caizer
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-09-08
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 512
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119754749

Magnetic Nanoparticles in Human Health and Medicine Excerpt :

Magnetic Nanoparticles in Human Health and Medicine Explores the application of magnetic nanoparticles in drug delivery, magnetic resonance imaging, and alternative cancer therapy Magnetic Nanoparticles in Human Health and Medicine addresses recent progress in improving diagnosis by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and using non-invasive and non-toxic magnetic nanoparticles for targeted drug delivery and magnetic hyperthermia. Focusing on cancer diagnosis and alternative therapy, the book covers both fundamental principles and advanced theoretical and experimental research on the magnetic properties, biocompatibilization, biofunctionalization, and application of magnetic nanoparticles in nanobiotechnology and nanomedicine. Chapters written by a panel of international specialists in the field of magnetic nanoparticles and their applications in biomedicine cover magnetic hyperthermia (MHT), MRI contrast agents, biomedical imaging, modeling and simulation, nanobiotechnology, toxicity issues, and more. Readers are provided with accurate information on the use of magnetic nanoparticles in diagnosis, drug delivery, and alternative cancer therapeutics—featuring discussion of current problems, proposed solutions, and future research directions. Topics include current applications of magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles in nanomedicine and alternative cancer therapy: drug delivery, magnetic resonance imaging, superparamagnetic hyperthermia as alternative cancer therapy, magnetic hyperthermia in clinical trials, and simulating the physics of magnetic particle heating for cancer therapy. This comprehensive volume: Covers both general research on magnetic nanoparticles in medicine and specific applications in cancer therapeutics Discusses the use of magnetic nanoparticles in alternative cancer therapy by magnetic and superparamagnetic hyperthermia Explores targeted medication delivery using magnetic nanoparticles as a future replacement of conventional techniques Reviews the use

Pharmacokinetics and Toxicokinetic Considerations   Vol II Book

Pharmacokinetics and Toxicokinetic Considerations Vol II

  • Author : Rakesh Kumar Tekade
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2022-02-17
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 814
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323913164

Pharmacokinetics and Toxicokinetic Considerations Vol II Excerpt :

Pharmacokinetics and Toxicokinetic Considerations explains the central principles, cutting-edge methodologies, and incipient thought processes applied to toxicology research. As part of the Advances in Pharmaceutical Product Development and Research series, the book provides expert literature on dose, dosage regimen and dose adjustment, medication errors, and approaches for its prevention, the concept of pharmacotherapy, and managed care in clinical interventions. It expounds on strategies to revamp the pharmacokinetics of the drug and the factors affecting the stability of drugs and their metabolites in biological matrices. Finally, the book offers focused elaborations on various bioanalytical methods for bioavailability and bioequivalence assessment and integrates the wide-ranging principles and concepts shared by toxicokinetics and pharmacodynamics as mutual crosstalk rather than isolated observations. It will be helpful to researchers and advanced students working in the pharmaceutical, cosmetics, biotechnology, food, and related industries including toxicologists, pharmacists, and pharmacologists. Allows readers to systematically integrate up-to-date research findings into their laboratory work Presents focused explorations of bioanalytical methods for bioavailability and bioequivalence assessment Provides clinical applications of concepts

Nanoformulations in Human Health Book

Nanoformulations in Human Health

  • Author : Sushama Talegaonkar
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-07-31
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 548
  • ISBN 10 : 9783030418588

Nanoformulations in Human Health Excerpt :

This book is an amalgamation of knowledge, experience, and expertise in various aspects of nanotechnology, by experts who are proficient in designing of novel nanoformulations that are used in the treatment of various challenging and prevalent diseases. It is an exhaustive compilation of the multi-faceted arena of nanoformulations and the healthcare system that caters to the needs of academicians, scholars, researchers etc. The most important aspect of the book covers various types of nanoformulations and their applications in treatment of communicable and non-communicable diseases. Each chapter focuses on a particular nanoformulation as well as a disease including the pathophysiology of the disease, the current treatment modalities of diseases, the role of nanoformulation in treatment and other future aspects and directions for further work. Coverage includes neuropathic pain, colon targeting, nose-to-brain drug delivery, skin cancer, arthritis and tuberculosis.

Biointegration of Medical Implant Materials Book

Biointegration of Medical Implant Materials

  • Author : Chandra P. Sharma
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-09-17
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 510
  • ISBN 10 : 9780081026816

Biointegration of Medical Implant Materials Excerpt :

Biointegration of Medical Implant Materials, Second Edition, provides a unique and comprehensive review of recent techniques and research into material and tissue interaction and integration. New sections discuss soft tissue integration, with chapters on the biocompatibility of engineered stem cells, corneal tissue engineering, and vascular grafts. Other sections review tissue regeneration, inorganic nanoparticles for targeted drug delivery, alginate based drug delivery devices, and design considerations, with coverage of the biocompatibility of materials and their relevance to drug delivery and tissue engineering. With its distinguished editor and team of international contributors, this book is ideal for medical materials scientists and engineers in industry and academia. Provides a unique and comprehensive review of recent techniques and research into material and tissue interaction and integration Discusses soft tissue biointegration, with chapters on the biocompatibility of engineered stem cells, corneal tissue engineering, vascular grafts and replacement materials for facial reconstruction Includes new information on a variety of tissue regeneration techniques and applications

Noble Metal Metal Oxide Hybrid Nanoparticles Book

Noble Metal Metal Oxide Hybrid Nanoparticles

  • Author : Satyabrata Mohapatra
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-10-11
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 674
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128141359

Noble Metal Metal Oxide Hybrid Nanoparticles Excerpt :

Noble Metal-Metal Oxide Hybrid Nanoparticles: Fundamentals and Applications sets out concepts and emerging applications of hybrid nanoparticles in biomedicine, antibacterial, energy storage and electronics. The hybridization of noble metals (Gold, Silver, Palladium and Platinum) with metal-oxide nanoparticles exhibits superior features when compared to individual nanoparticles. In some cases, metal oxides act as semiconductors, such as nano zinc oxide or titanium oxide nanoparticles, where their hybridization with silver nanoparticles, enhanced significantly their photocatalytic efficiency. The book highlights how such nanomaterials are used for practical applications. Examines the properties of metal-metal oxide hybrid nanoparticles that make them so adaptable Explores the mechanisms by which nanoparticles interact with each other, showing how these can be exploited for practical applications Shows how metal oxide hybrid nanomaterials are used in a range of industry sectors, including energy, the environment and healthcare

Materials Science and Engineering  Concepts  Methodologies  Tools  and Applications Book

Materials Science and Engineering Concepts Methodologies Tools and Applications

  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2017-01-11
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 1804
  • ISBN 10 : 9781522517993

Materials Science and Engineering Concepts Methodologies Tools and Applications Excerpt :

The design and study of materials is a pivotal component to new discoveries in the various fields of science and technology. By better understanding the components and structures of materials, researchers can increase its applications across different industries. Materials Science and Engineering: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications is a compendium of the latest academic material on investigations, technologies, and techniques pertaining to analyzing the synthesis and design of new materials. Through its broad and extensive coverage on a variety of crucial topics, such as nanomaterials, biomaterials, and relevant computational methods, this multi-volume work is an essential reference source for engineers, academics, researchers, students, professionals, and practitioners seeking innovative perspectives in the field of materials science and engineering.

Applying Nanotechnology for Environmental Sustainability Book

Applying Nanotechnology for Environmental Sustainability

  • Author : Joo, Sung Hee
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-08-04
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 558
  • ISBN 10 : 9781522505860

Applying Nanotechnology for Environmental Sustainability Excerpt :

Nanomaterials have been used for years in industries such as consumer products, textile production, and biomedicine, yet the literature outlining their use in environmental causes is limited. The safety, toxicity, transportation, and removal of this technology must be addressed as nanotechnology and nanomaterial use is expected to grow. Applying Nanotechnology for Environmental Sustainability addresses the applications of nanomaterials in the field of environmental conservation and sustainability, and analyses the potential risks associated with their use. It elucidates the scientific concepts and emerging technologies in nanoscience and nanotoxicity by offering a wide range of innovative topics and reviews regarding its use. This publication is essential for environmental engineers, researchers, consultants, students, regulators, and professionals in the field of nanotechnology.

Nanotoxicology Book


  • Author : Nelson Durán
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-10-25
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 411
  • ISBN 10 : 9781461489931

Nanotoxicology Excerpt :

This book takes a systematic approach to nanotoxicology and the developing risk factors associated with nanosized particles during manufacture and use of nanotechnology. Beginning with a detailed introduction to engineered nanostructures, the first part of the book presents concepts and definitions of nanomaterials from quantum dots to graphene to fullerenes, with detailed discussion of functionalization, stability, and medical and biological applications. The second part critically examines methodologies used to assess cytotoxicity and genotoxicity. Coverage includes interactions with blood (erythrocytes), combinatorial and microarray techniques, cellular mechanisms, and ecotoxicology assessments. Part three describes cases studies both in vitro and in vivo for specific nanomaterials including solid lipid nanoparticles and nanostructured lipid carriers and metallic nanoparticles and metallic oxides. New information is also presented on toxicological aspects of poloxamers and polymeric nanoparticles as drug carriers as well as size effects on cytotoxicity and genotoxicity. Didactic aspects are emphasized in all chapters, making the book suitable for a broad audience ranging from advanced undergraduate and graduate students to researchers in academia and industry. In all, Nanotoxicology: Materials, Methodologies, and Assessments will provide comprehensive insight into biological and environmental interactions with nanostructures. Provides an introduction to nanostructures actually in use Describes cyto- and genotoxicity methodologies, and assesses their performance in comparison to common toxicity assays Discusses the relation of cytotoxicity and genotoxicity to ecotoxicity Presents a range of applications, from biogenic silver nanoparticles to poloxamers as drug-delivery systems, reflecting the expanding applications of nanotechnology

Silicon Nanomaterials Sourcebook Book

Silicon Nanomaterials Sourcebook

  • Author : Klaus D. Sattler
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-07-28
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 664
  • ISBN 10 : 9781498763882

Silicon Nanomaterials Sourcebook Excerpt :

This comprehensive tutorial guide to silicon nanomaterials spans from fundamental properties, growth mechanisms, and processing of nanosilicon to electronic device, energy conversion and storage, biomedical, and environmental applications. It also presents core knowledge with basic mathematical equations, tables, and graphs in order to provide the reader with the tools necessary to understand the latest technology developments. From low-dimensional structures, quantum dots, and nanowires to hybrid materials, arrays, networks, and biomedical applications, this Sourcebook is a complete resource for anyone working with this materials: Covers fundamental concepts, properties, methods, and practical applications. Focuses on one important type of silicon nanomaterial in every chapter. Discusses formation, properties, and applications for each material. Written in a tutorial style with basic equations and fundamentals included in an extended introduction. Highlights materials that show exceptional properties as well as strong prospects for future applications. Klaus D. Sattler is professor physics at the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, having earned his PhD at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. He was honored with the Walter Schottky Prize from the German Physical Society, and is the editor of the sister work also published by Taylor & Francis, Carbon Nanomaterials Sourcebook, as well as the acclaimed multi-volume Handbook of Nanophysics.

Nanobiotechnology Book


  • Author : Alok Dhawan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-03-26
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 494
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351031578

Nanobiotechnology Excerpt :

This book combines the contributions from the experts of material science, molecular biology, toxicology bio-organic and bio-inorganic chemistry, toxicologists and environmental and food technology etc. to fathom the full scope of current and future of developments in the area of Nanobiotechnology. Provides brief overview of nanobiotechnology for general readers who are not familiar with the research fields and presents a strong overview of most of the critical areas in field This book can also be used as text book for graduate students as an essential reference material, and as an reading material for general readers having a curiosity in Nanobiotechnology.

Bionanocomposites Book


  • Author : Khalid Mahmod Zia
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-06-21
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 588
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128168905

Bionanocomposites Excerpt :

Bionanocomposites: Green Synthesis and Applications provides an in-depth study on the synthesis of a variety of bionanocomposites from different types of raw materials. In addition, the book offers an overview on the synthesis and applications of environmentally friendly bionanocomposites, with an emphasis on bionanocomposites of natural products. Final sections focus on various characterization techniques, their production, and the future prospects of sustainable bionanocomposites. Outlines the major characterization methods and processing techniques for bionanocomposites Explores how bionanocomopsites are being used to design new projects in medicine and environmental engineering Discusses how the properties of a variety of bionanocomposite classes make them suitable for particular industrial applications

Nanoparticles in Pharmacotherapy Book

Nanoparticles in Pharmacotherapy

  • Author : Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2019-04-15
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 600
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128165041

Nanoparticles in Pharmacotherapy Excerpt :

Nanoparticles in Pharmacotherapy explores the most recent findings in how nanoparticles used in pharmacotherapy, starting with their synthesis, characterization and current or potential uses. Offering he book will be a valuable resource of recent scientific progress, along with most known applications of nanoparticles on the pharmacotherapy to be used by researchers, medical doctors and academia individuals.