Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics

Written By Kinam Park
Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 November 2013
  • ISBN : 0857096761
  • Pages : 530 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics written by Kinam Park which was release on 23 November 2013, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Cancer can affect people of all ages, and approximately one in three people are estimated to be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetime. Extensive research is being undertaken by many different institutions to explore potential new therapeutics, and biomaterials technology is now being developed to target, treat and prevent cancer. This unique book discusses the role and potential of biomaterials in treating this prevalent disease. The first part of the book discusses the fundamentals of biomaterials for cancer therapeutics. Chapters in part two discuss synthetic vaccines, proteins and polymers for cancer therapeutics. Part three focusses on theranosis and drug delivery systems, whilst the final set of chapters look at biomaterial therapies and cancer cell interaction. This extensive book provides a complete overview of the latest research into the potential of biomaterials for the diagnosis, therapy and prevention of cancer. Biomaterials for cancer therapeutics is an essential text for academics, scientists and researchers within the biomedical industry, and will also be of interest to clinicians with a research interest in cancer therapies and biomaterials. A complete overview of the latest research into the potential of biomaterials for the diagnosis, therapy and prevention of cancer Discusses the fundamentals of biomaterials for cancer therapeutics Discusses synthetic vaccines, proteins and polymers for cancer therapeutics

Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics

Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics
  • Author : Kinam Park
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-11-23
  • Total pages : 530
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Cancer can affect people of all ages, and approximately one in three people are estimated to be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetime. Extensive research is being undertaken by many different institutions to explore potential new therapeutics, and biomaterials technology is now being developed to target, treat and prevent cancer. ...

Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics

Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics
  • Author : Kinam Park
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-03-05
  • Total pages : 782
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics: Evolution and Innovation, Second Edition, discusses the role and potential of biomaterials in treating this prevalent disease. The first part of the book discusses the fundamentals of biomaterials for cancer therapeutics. Part Two discusses synthetic vaccines, proteins and polymers for cancer therapeutics. Part Three focuses on ...

Bio Nanomedicine for Cancer Therapy

Bio Nanomedicine for Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Flavia Fontana,Hélder A. Santos
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-02-04
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : The book covers the latest developments in biologically-inspired and derived nanomedicine for cancer therapy. The purpose of the book is to illustrate the significance of naturally-mimicking systems for enhancing the dose delivered to the tumor, to improve stability, and prolong the circulation time. Moreover, readers are presented with advanced materials ...

Nanostructures for Cancer Therapy

Nanostructures for Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu,Anton Ficai
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2017-04-11
  • Total pages : 920
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Nanostructures for Cancer Therapy discusses the available preclinical and clinical nanoparticle technology platforms and their impact on cancer therapy, including current trends and developments in the use of nanostructured materials in chemotherapy and chemotherapeutics. In particular, coverage is given to the applications of gold nanoparticles and quantum dots in cancer ...

Nanobiomaterials

Nanobiomaterials
  • Author : Anil K. Sharma,Raj K. Keservani,Rajesh K. Kesharwani
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-03
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : This new volume focuses on the ever-growing and ever-sophisticated use of nanobiomaterials in drug delivery. There have been significant developments in the delivery of the active pharmaceutical ingredients to target sites, thereby sparing the normal functioning biological systems from damage, and this volume highlights some of the most important developments ...

Nanobiomaterials in Cancer Therapy

Nanobiomaterials in Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Alexandru Grumezescu
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2016-03-22
  • Total pages : 588
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Nanobiomaterials in Cancer Therapy presents the major applications of nanobiomaterials in oncology, offering an up-to-date overview of the latest research in this field. Utilizing nanobiomaterials, novel therapeutic approaches enable significant improvements in drug-loading capacity, formulation stability and drug efficiency. In this book, leading researchers from around the world share their ...

Biomaterials for 3D Tumor Modeling

Biomaterials for 3D Tumor Modeling
  • Author : Subhas Kundu,Rui L. Reis
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-08-22
  • Total pages : 772
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Biomaterials for 3D Tumor Modeling reviews the fundamentals and most relevant areas of the latest advances of research of 3D cancer models, focusing on biomaterials science, tissue engineering, drug delivery and screening aspects. The book reviews advanced fundamental topics, including the causes of cancer, existing cancer models, angiogenesis and inflammation ...

The Significance of Macrophage Phenotype in Cancer and Biomaterials

The Significance of Macrophage Phenotype in Cancer and Biomaterials
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 13
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Macrophages have long been known to exhibit heterogeneous and plastic phenotypes. They show functional diversity with roles in homeostasis, tissue repair, immunity and disease. There exists a spectrum of macrophage phenotypes with varied effector functions, molecular determinants, cytokine and chemokine profiles, as well as receptor expression. In tumor microenvironments, the ...

Bioinspired and Biomimetic Polymer Systems for Drug and Gene Delivery

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  • Author : Zhongwei Gu
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-03-09
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Here, front-line researchers in the booming field of nanobiotechnology describe the most promising approaches for bioinspired drug delivery, encompassing small molecule delivery, delivery of therapeutic proteins and gene delivery. The carriers surveyed include polymeric, proteinaceous and lipid systems on the nanoscale, with a focus on their adaptability for different cargoes ...

Nanooncology

Nanooncology
  • Author : Gil Gonçalves,Gerard Tobias
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-07-03
  • Total pages : 455
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : This book presents a systematic overview of the most relevant nanomaterials and their respective intrinsic properties that have been highly explored by the scientific community and pharmaceutical companies in several different modalities for cancer therapy and bioimaging. The chapters explore the synergistic effects provided by the different nanostructured materials and ...

Polymeric Nanoparticles as a Promising Tool for Anti cancer Therapeutics

Polymeric Nanoparticles as a Promising Tool for Anti cancer Therapeutics
  • Author : Prashant Kesharwani,Kishore M. Paknikar,Virendra Gajbhiye
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-07-08
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Polymeric Nanoparticles as Promising Tool for Anti-cancer Therapeutics provides an understanding of polymeric compounds and their use in cancer therapies. The book begins by giving an overview of the current status, future challenges and potential utilization of polymeric nanoparticles. It then covers specific polymeric nanoparticles through contributions from world-renowned experts ...

Nanobiomaterials

Nanobiomaterials
  • Author : Anil K. Sharma,Raj K. Keservani,Rajesh K. Kesharwani
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-03
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : This new volume focuses on the ever-growing and ever-sophisticated use of nanobiomaterials in drug delivery. There have been significant developments in the delivery of the active pharmaceutical ingredients to target sites, thereby sparing the normal functioning biological systems from damage, and this volume highlights some of the most important developments ...

Cancer Nanotheranostics

Cancer Nanotheranostics
  • Author : Muthupandian Saravanan,Hamed Barabadi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2021-11-19
  • Total pages : 361
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Nanotechnology is an interdisciplinary research field that integrates chemistry, engineering, biology, and medicine. Nanomaterials offer tremendous opportunity as well as challenges for researchers. Of course, cancer is one of the world's most common health problems, responsible for many deaths. Exploring efficient anticancer drugs could revolutionize treatment options and help manage ...

Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications

Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Hélder A. Santos
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-09-15
  • Total pages : 820
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications, Second Edition provides an updated guide to the diverse range of biomedical applications of porous silicon, from biosensing and imaging to tissue engineering and cancer therapy. Across biomedical disciplines, there is an ongoing search for biomaterials which are biocompatible, modifiable, structurally sound and versatile. Porous ...

Handbook on Nanobiomaterials for Therapeutics and Diagnostic Applications

Handbook on Nanobiomaterials for Therapeutics and Diagnostic Applications
  • Author : Krishnan Anand,Muthupandian Saravanan,Balakumar Chandrasekaran,Suvardhan Kanchi,Sarojini Jeeva Panchu,Quan-Sheng Chen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-03-26
  • Total pages : 610
  • ISBN : 0857096761
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Summary : Handbook of Nano-biomaterials for Therapeutics and Diagnostic Applications covers in-depth topics on nano-biomaterials and nano drug delivery systems (biosensors and bioimaging) involving polymer nanocomposites, metal nanocomposites, and other carbon family fibers and proteins. The book covers the current application of tiny machines or nanodevices and their use as early detection ...