Nanofabrication Towards Biomedical Applications: Techniques, Tools, Applications, and Impact / Edition 1

Nanofabrication Towards Biomedical Applications: Techniques, Tools, Applications, and Impact / Edition 1

by Challa S. S. R. Kumar
     
 

ISBN-10: 3527311157

ISBN-13: 9783527311156

Pub. Date: 04/22/2005

Publisher: Wiley

This book focuses on the materials, synthetic methods, tools and techniques being developed in the nanoregime towards the life sciences -- in particular biology, biotechnology and medicine.
Readers from materials science, engineering, chemistry, biology and medical backgrounds will find detailed accounts of the design and synthesis of nanomaterials and the tools…  See more details below

Overview

This book focuses on the materials, synthetic methods, tools and techniques being developed in the nanoregime towards the life sciences -- in particular biology, biotechnology and medicine.
Readers from materials science, engineering, chemistry, biology and medical backgrounds will find detailed accounts of the design and synthesis of nanomaterials and the tools and techniques involved in their production for applications in biology, biotechnology and medicine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783527311156
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/22/2005
Pages:
442
Product dimensions:
7.01(w) x 9.72(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

I. Fabrication of Nanomaterials
Synthetic Approaches to Metallic Nanomaterials
Synthetic Approaches for Carbon Nanomaterials
Nanostructured Systems from Low-Dimensional Building Blocks
Nanostructured Collagen Mimics in Tissue Engineering
Molecular Biomimetics: Building Materials Nature's Way, One Molecule at a Time
II. Characterization Tools for Nanomaterials and Nanosystems
Electron Microscopy Techniques for Characterization of Nanomaterials
X-ray Methods for the Characterization of Nanomaterials
Single-molecule Detection and Manipulation in Nanotechnology and Biology
Nanotechnologies for Cellular and Molecular Imaging by MRI
III. Application of Nanotechnology in Biomedical Research
Nanotechnology in Non-Viral Gene Delivery
Nanoparticles for Cancer Drug Delivery
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications of Metal Nanoshells
Decorporation of Biohazards Utilizing Nanoscale Magnetic Carrier Systems
Nanotechnology in Biological Agent Decontamination
IV. Impact of Biomedical Nanotechnology on Education, Industry and Society
Too Small to See : Educating the Next Generation in Nanoscale Science and Engineering
Nanobiomedical Technology: Financial, Legal, Clinical, Political, Ethical and Societal Challenges to Implementation

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