Antimicrobial Nanoarchitectonics

Written By Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
Antimicrobial Nanoarchitectonics
  • Publsiher : William Andrew
  • Release : 22 June 2017
  • ISBN : 0323527345
  • Pages : 574 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Antimicrobial Nanoarchitectonics written by Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu which was release on 22 June 2017, this book published by William Andrew. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Antimicrobial Nanoarchitectonics: From Synthesis to Applications brings together recent research in antimicrobial nanoparticles, specifically in the sustained and controlled delivery of antimicrobials. Particular attention is given to i) reducing the side effects of antibiotics, ii) increasing the pharmacological effect, and iii) improving aqueous solubility and chemical stability of different antimicrobials. In addition, antimicrobial nanoparticles in drug delivery are discussed extensively. The book also evaluates the pros and cons of using nanostructured biomaterials in the prevention and eradication of infections. It is an important reference resource for materials scientists and bioengineers who want to learn how nanomaterials are used in antimicrobial therapy. Provides readers with the information necessary to select the appropriate bionanomaterial to solve particular infection problems Includes case studies, showing how particular bionanomaterials have been used to cure infections Explains the central role that nanotechnology plays in modern antimicrobial therapy Evaluates the pros and cons of using nanostructured biomaterials in the prevention and eradication of infections

Antimicrobial Nanoarchitectonics

Antimicrobial Nanoarchitectonics
  • Author : Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2017-06-22
  • Total pages : 574
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : Antimicrobial Nanoarchitectonics: From Synthesis to Applications brings together recent research in antimicrobial nanoparticles, specifically in the sustained and controlled delivery of antimicrobials. Particular attention is given to i) reducing the side effects of antibiotics, ii) increasing the pharmacological effect, and iii) improving aqueous solubility and chemical stability of different antimicrobials. ...

Nanoarchitectonics in Biomedicine

Nanoarchitectonics in Biomedicine
  • Author : Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2019-03-20
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : Nanoarchitectonics in Biomedicine describes this new area of nanoscience that has emerged as a major branch of nanoscience. The book brings together recent applications and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of each process, offering international perspectives on the technologies based on these findings. It offers new insights for nanoarchitectonics, starting ...

Nanoarchitectonics for Smart Delivery and Drug Targeting

Nanoarchitectonics for Smart Delivery and Drug Targeting
  • Author : Alina Maria Holban,Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Total pages : 970
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : Nanoarchitectonics for Smart Delivery and Drug Targeting is one of the first books on the market to exclusively focus on the topic of nanoarchitectonics, a rapidly developing area of nanotechnology which allows scientists to arrange nanoscale structural units, typically a group of atoms or molecules, in an intended configuration. This ...

Silver Based Antimicrobials

Silver Based Antimicrobials
  • Author : Raymond J. Turner
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-02-22
  • Total pages : 252
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : There is some talk about an antibiotic Armageddon due to quickly developing resistance towards commercially available antibiotics. For the most part, the classical antibiotic pipeline has dried up, and antibiotic resistance to any new drugs quickly develops. It is here that metal-based antimicrobials can step forward as possible solutions in ...

Nanotheranostics

Nanotheranostics
  • Author : Mahendra Rai,Bushra Jamil
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-22
  • Total pages : 409
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : This book is specifically designed to provide information about various nanocarriers currently developed under the emerging field of nanotheranostics for a sustained, controlled, and targeted co-delivery of diagnostic and therapeutic agents. Diverse theranostic applications of nanotechnology and their limitations are also addressed. It integrates nanobiotechnology with theranostic applications. The combined ...

Urban Food Production for Ecosocialism

Urban Food Production for Ecosocialism
  • Author : Salvatore Engel-Di Mauro,George Martin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-09-06
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : This book explores the critical role of urban food production in strengthening communities and in building ecosocialism. It integrates theory and practice, drawing on several local case studies from seven countries across four continents: China, Cuba, Ghana, Italy, Tanzania, the UK, and the US. Research shows that the term "urban ...

Biopolymer Based Nano Films

Biopolymer Based Nano Films
  • Author : Mahendra Rai,Carolina Alves Dos Santos
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-02-02
  • Total pages : 440
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : Biopolymer-Based Nano Films: Applications in Food Packaging and Wound Healing covers a variety of biofilms, including active biofilms, nisin-silver nano-films, silk fibroin-based composite films, lignocellulose/cellulose-based biofilms, carboxymethyl cellulose-coated polypropylene, hybrid film-loaded antimicrobials, chitosan hybrid systems, pullulan, and biopolymers films. The applications of these nano-biofilms in different fields, particularly in ...

Phytochemistry

Phytochemistry
  • Author : Chukwuebuka Egbuna,Jonathan Chinenye Ifemeje,Stanley Chidi Udedi,Shashank Kumar
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-12-12
  • Total pages : 658
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : This first book in this three-volume set provides comprehensive coverage of a wide range of topics in phytochemistry. With chapters from professional specialists from key institutions around the world, the volume starts with an introduction to phytochemistry and details the fundamentals. Part II discusses the state-of-the-art modern methods and techniques ...

Nanobiotechnology in Diagnosis Drug Delivery and Treatment

Nanobiotechnology in Diagnosis  Drug Delivery and Treatment
  • Author : Mahendra Rai,Mehdi Razzaghi-Abyaneh,Avinash P. Ingle
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-12-02
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : Presents nanobiotechnology in drug delivery and disease management Featuring contributions from noted experts in the field, this book highlights recent advances in the nano-based drug delivery systems. It also covers the diagnosis and role of various nanomaterials in the management of infectious diseases and non-infectious disorders, such as cancers and ...

Phytochemistry An in silico and in vitro Update

Phytochemistry  An in silico and in vitro Update
  • Author : Shashank Kumar,Chukwuebuka Egbuna
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-06-25
  • Total pages : 577
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : Phytochemistry is the branch of science that deals with the study of plant-derived chemicals or compounds, which are also known as phytochemicals or plant-derived secondary metabolites. Plants are known to produce phytochemicals that are essential for their growth and reproduction, as they protect them from insects, pathogens, and herbivores. Some ...

Poisonous Plants and Phytochemicals in Drug Discovery

Poisonous Plants and Phytochemicals in Drug Discovery
  • Author : Andrew G. Mtewa,Chukwuebuka Egbuna,G. M. Narasimha Rao
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-12-04
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : Focusing on phytochemicals and their potential for drug discovery, this book offers a comprehensive resource on poisonous plants and their applications in chemistry and in pharmacology. Provides a comprehensive resource on phytotoxins, covering historical perspectives, modern applications, and their potential in drug discovery - Covers the mechanisms, benefits, risks and ...

Nanocomposites as Next Generation Optical Materials

Nanocomposites as Next Generation Optical Materials
  • Author : Daniel Werdehausen
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-06-11
  • Total pages : 158
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : This book looks at advanced nanocomposites, introducing long-awaited concepts towards bridging the gap between nanostructured optical materials and next-generation imaging systems. It investigates nanocomposites as bulk optical materials and highlights the immense potential they hold for real-world optical elements and systems, such as smartphone cameras. It covers the full spectrum ...

Chemical Methods for Processing Nanomaterials

Chemical Methods for Processing Nanomaterials
  • Author : Vidya Nand Singh
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-03-16
  • Total pages : 262
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : This book discusses the latest advancements in the processing of various types of nanomaterials. The main objective of the book is to provide the reader with a comprehensive review of the latest advances in synthesis as well as processing of almost all kinds of nanomaterials using various physical and chemical ...

Advances and Avenues in the Development of Novel Carriers for Bioactives and Biological Agents

Advances and Avenues in the Development of Novel Carriers for Bioactives and Biological Agents
  • Author : Manju Rawat Singh,Deependra Singh,Jagat Kanwar,Nagendra Singh Chauhan
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-07
  • Total pages : 656
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : Advances and Avenues in the Development of Novel Carriers for Bioactives and Biological Agents provides sound data on the utility of biological and plant-based drugs and describes challenges faced in all aspects offering indispensable strategies to use in the development of bioactive medicines. Bioactive based medications are commonly used throughout ...

Targeting Chronic Inflammatory Lung Diseases Using Advanced Drug Delivery Systems

Targeting Chronic Inflammatory Lung Diseases Using Advanced Drug Delivery Systems
  • Author : Kamal Dua,Philip M. Hansbro,Ridhima Wadhwa,Mehra Haghi,Lisa G. Pont,Kylie A. Williams
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-08-04
  • Total pages : 616
  • ISBN : 0323527345
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Summary : Targeting Chronic Inflammatory Lung Diseases Using Advanced Drug Delivery Systems explores the development of novel therapeutics and diagnostics to improve pulmonary disease management, looking down to the nanoscale level for an efficient system of targeting and managing respiratory disease. The book examines numerous nanoparticle-based drug systems such as nanocrystals, dendrimers, ...