Petite and Sweet: Glyco-Nanotechnology as a Bridge to New Medicines

Petite and Sweet: Glyco-Nanotechnology as a Bridge to New Medicines



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780841226883
Publisher: American Chemical Society
Publication date: 06/07/2012
Series: ACS Symposium Series , #1091
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Xuefei Huang, Michigan State University
Joseph J. Barchi, National Cancer Institute at Frederick

Table of Contents


1. Recent Biotechnological Applications of Glyco-Nanomaterials
Sung You Hong, Malcolm L. H. Green, and Benjamin G. Davis
2. Functionalized Glyconanoparticles for the Study of Glycobiology
Wei-Ting Chien, Ching-Ching Yu, Chien-Fu Liang, Chian-Hui Lai, Po-Chiao Lin, and Chun-Cheng Lin
3. Chemoselectivity and Glyconanoparticles
Mikkel B. Thygesen and Knud J. Jensen
4. Synthesis of Glyconanomaterials via Photo-Initiated Coupling Chemistry
Xin Wang, Oscar Norberg, Lingquan Deng, Olof Ramström, and Mingdi Yan
5. Strategies for the Characterization of the Saccharidic Moiety in Composite Nanoparticles
Carlo Morasso, Paolo Verderio, Miriam Colombo, and Davide Prosperi
6. Enhanced Inhibition of Protein Carbohydrate Interactions by Dendritic Multivalent Glycoligands
Roland J. Pieters
7. Glyco-Functionalized Quantum Dots
Jacob J. Weingart and Xue-Long Sun
8. Sugar-Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes: Unique Properties and Interactions with Biological Species
Parambath Anilkumar, Kenneth N. Tackett II, Fushen Lu, Pengju G. Luo, Lingrong Gu, Ankoma Anderson, and Ya-Ping Sun
9. Synthetic Glycans, Glycoarrays, and Glyconanoparticles To Investigate Host Infection by Trypanosoma cruzi
Robert A. Field, Peterson Andrade, Vanessa L. Campo, Ivone Carvalho, Beatrice Y. M. Collet, Paul R. Crocker, Margherita Fais, Rositsa Karamanska, Balaram Mukhopadhayay, Sergey A. Nepogodiev, Abdul Rashid, Martin Rejzek, David A. Russell, Claire L. Schofield, and Renate M. van Well
10. Glyco-Nanoparticles as Platforms for Antitumor Therapeutic Strategies
Joseph J. Barchi, Jr.
11. Biological Applications of Hyaluronic Acid Functionalized Nanomaterials
Mohammad El-Dakdouki and Xuefei Huang

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