Nanostructures for Cancer Therapy

Written By Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
Nanostructures for Cancer Therapy
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 11 April 2017
  • ISBN : 0323461506
  • Pages : 920 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Nanostructures for Cancer Therapy written by Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu which was release on 11 April 2017, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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 therapies. In addition to the multifunctional nanomaterials involved in the treatment of cancer, other topics covered include nanocomposites that can target tumoral cells and the release of antitumoral therapeutic agents. The book is an up-to-date overview that covers the inorganic and organic nanostructures involved in the diagnostics and treatment of cancer. Provides an examination of nanoparticle delivery systems for cancer treatment, illustrating how the use of nanotechnology can help provide more effective chemotherapeutic treatments Examines, in detail, the different types of nanomaterials used in cancer therapy, also explaining the effect of each Provides a cogent overview of recent developments in the use of nanostructured materials in chemotherapeutics, allowing readers to quickly familiarize themselves with this area

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 : 0323461506
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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 ...

Hybrid Nanostructures in Cancer Therapy

Hybrid Nanostructures in Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Mohsen Adeli
  • Publisher : Nova Biomedical
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 204
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : Nanotechnology has emerged as a key technology which has opened new vistas to find effective therapies for cancer. Nanomaterials are particularly promising candidates for early diagnosis of cancer cells. Several classes of nanomaterials, including dendritic and supramolecular polymers, carbon nanotubes, graphene and metal nanoparticles, have shown tremendous ability to recognize ...

Hybrid Nanostructures for Cancer Theranostics

Hybrid Nanostructures for Cancer Theranostics
  • Author : Raghvendra Ashok Bohara,Nanasaheb D. Thorat
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-11-19
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : Hybrid nanostructures are nanoparticles which incorporate two or more structures. These structures may represent organic or inorganic material, but they synergistically improve the application of the material for end users. Hybrid Nanostructures for Cancer Theranostics explores how hybrid nanostructures are used in cancer treatment. Focusing on the properties of hybrid ...

Design of Nanostructures for Theranostics Applications

Design of Nanostructures for Theranostics Applications
  • Author : Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2018-01-15
  • Total pages : 692
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : Design of Nanostructures for Theranostics Applications focuses on the theranostics applications of nanostructures. In particular, multifunctional nanoparticles for diagnostics and treatment of different diseases, including those relating to the blood-brain barrier, are discussed in detail. Chapters explore different type of nanostructures, covering design, fabrication, functionalization and optimization, helping readers obtain ...

Design and Development of Nanoparticles for Imaging and X ray Induced Photodynamic Therapy

Design and Development of Nanoparticles for Imaging and X ray Induced Photodynamic Therapy
  • Author : Geoffrey D. S. Wang
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : The development of nanomaterials and nanosystems for biomedical applications is an area of considerable current interest in chemistry, materials science, and medicine. The basic rationale is that nanometer-sized particles have unique optical, electronic, or magnetic properties that are not available from either discrete molecules or bulk solids. Also, nanosized structures ...

Nanostructures for Antimicrobial Therapy

Nanostructures for Antimicrobial Therapy
  • Author : Anton Ficai,Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2017-05-29
  • Total pages : 722
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : Nanostructures for Antimicrobial Therapy discusses the pros and cons of the use of nanostructured materials in the prevention and eradication of infections, highlighting the efficient microbicidal effect of nanoparticles against antibiotic-resistant pathogens and biofilms. Conventional antibiotics are becoming ineffective towards microorganisms due to their widespread and often inappropriate use. As ...

Advanced Theranostic Materials

Advanced Theranostic Materials
  • Author : Ashutosh Tiwari,Hirak K. Patra,Jeong-Woo Choi
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-06-30
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : The present book is covers the recent advances in the development on the regulation of such theragnosis system and their biomedical perspectives to act as a future nanomedicine. Advanced Theranostics Materialsis written by a distinguished group of contributors and provides comprehensive coverage of the current literature, up-to-date overview of all ...

Nanotechnology in Cancer Treatment

Nanotechnology in Cancer Treatment
  • Author : Steve N. Fiering ,Robert Ivkov
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-12-16
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : The collection is diverse in the topics covered as well as the contributors, who come from across the globe. The overall topic is inherently a complex one since it integrates the exceptional complexity of cancer biology and treatment with the large and rapidly growing number of potential nanostructures and modifications ...

Nanoparticles in Medicine

Nanoparticles in Medicine
  • Author : Ashutosh Kumar Shukla
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-08-31
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : This book describes the medical applications of inorganic nanoparticles. Nanomedicine is a relatively advanced field, which enhances the treatment of various diseases, offering new options for overcoming the problems associated with the use of conventional medicines. Discussing the toxicological and safety aspects associated with medical applications of nanoparticles, the book ...

Nanoscale Physical Enhancement by Gold Nanoparticles Under X ray Irradiation

Nanoscale Physical Enhancement by Gold Nanoparticles Under X ray Irradiation
  • Author : Arjun Sharmah
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : Radiation therapy using X-rays is one of the standard methods of treating cancer. There are numerous studies on examining the use of metallic nanoparticles for cancer therapy ranging from effective enhancement of radiation to targeted drug delivery. However, when it comes to elucidating the mechanism of enhancement of radiation in ...

Advances in Nanotheranostics I

Advances in Nanotheranostics I
  • Author : Zhifei Dai
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-12-15
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : This book highlights the recent advances in nanotheranostics from basic research to potential applications, and discusses the modular design and engineering of multiplex nanoparticles including gold nanostructures, luminescent nanoparticles, dendrimers and liposomes. Each chapter demonstrates multifunctional nanoparticles with topics covering targeting, imaging, delivery, diagnostics, and therapy as new modalities for ...

Supramolecular Assembly Based Functional Nanostructures for Biomedical Applications

Supramolecular Assembly Based Functional Nanostructures for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Tianjiao Ji,Huaimin Wang,Kai Han
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2021-02-26
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : Download or read online Supramolecular Assembly Based Functional Nanostructures for Biomedical Applications written by Tianjiao Ji,Huaimin Wang,Kai Han, published by Frontiers Media SA which was released on 2021-02-26. Get Supramolecular Assembly Based Functional Nanostructures for Biomedical Applications Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Clinical Applications of Magnetic Nanoparticles

Clinical Applications of Magnetic Nanoparticles
  • Author : Nguyen TK Thanh
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-06
  • Total pages : 490
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : Offering the latest information in magnetic nanoparticle (MNP) research, this book builds upon the success of the first volume and provides an updated and comprehensive review, from synthesis, characterization, and biofunctionalization to clinical applications of MNPs, including the diagnosis and treatment of cancers. The book captures some of emerging research ...

Nanotechnology for Cancer Therapy

Nanotechnology for Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Mansoor M. Amiji
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-11-26
  • Total pages : 840
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : While simultaneous breakthroughs occurring in molecular biology and nanoscience/technology will ultimately revolutionize all of medicine, it is with our efforts to prevent, diagnose, and treat cancer that many of the most dramatic advances will occur. In support of this potential, the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) established the ...

Nanotechnology Characterization Tools for Tissue Engineering and Medical Therapy

Nanotechnology Characterization Tools for Tissue Engineering and Medical Therapy
  • Author : Challa S.S.R. Kumar
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-22
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 0323461506
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Summary : Ninth volume of a 40 volume series on nanoscience and nanotechnology, edited by the renowned scientist Challa S.S.R. Kumar. This handbook gives a comprehensive overview about Nanotechnology Characterization Tools for Tissue Engineering and Medical Therapy. Modern applications and state-of-the-art techniques are covered and make this volume an essential reading ...