Nanotechnology, Volume 46, the latest release in the Methods in Microbiology series contains review articles on the application of nanotechnology in various fields of microbiology, including environmental microbiology, food microbiology and medical microbiology. Chapters in this new release include discussions on the Biosynthesis of Nanomaterials Utilizing Biomacromolecules, Nanotechnology in Medical Biology - Application of Nanodiagnostics in Infectious Diseases, Applications of Nanotechnology in Food Microbiology, Biosynthesis of Nanomaterials Utilizing Microorganisms, Nanotechnology in Medical Biology - Interaction of Pathogens and Nanostructured Surfaces, Biocompatible Polymers: Synthesis Methods, Surface Functionalization and its Biomedical Applications, and The Bacterial Flagellum.
- Written by experts in the field of microbiology from all over the world
- Contains high quality illustrations to enhance learning
- Provides a comprehensive review of the literature in the area of nanotechnology
application of nanodiagnostics in infectious diseases Tarun Kumar Sharma 5. Applications of Nanotechnology in Food Microbiology Shiv Shankar 6. Biosynthesis of nanomaterials utilising microorganisms Absar Ahmad 7. Nanotechnology in medical biology
interaction of pathogens and nanostructured surfaces Russell Crawford 8. Biocompatible polymers: Synthesis methods, surface functionalization and its biomedical applications Kakarla Raghava Reddy 9. The bacterial flagellum as an example of natural nanomachine? Or alternatively, a chapter chapter e.g. describing the use of the flagellum/T3SS (perhaps other secretion systems) to purify/secrete toxin/polypeptide-of-interest for biotechnological/pharmaceutical applications? Marc Erhardt 10. Applications of Nanotechnology in Agriculture Hemraj Chhipa 11. Implication of nanotechnology in antimicrobial therapy Hitesh Kulhari 12. Lipids to deliver bio pharmaceuticals Charlotte Conn 13. Amino acid functionalized Metal Nanoparticles: Synthetic nanozymes for target specific binding, bio-sensing and catalytic applications Selvakannan Periasamy 14. Optimizing health with Probiotics Raghu V. Anjanapura 15. Bio-compatible ferrite nanoparticles as MR contrast agents P. Adinarayana Reddy