Biopolymer-Based Formulations: Biomedical and Food Applications presents the latest advances in the synthesis and characterization of advanced biopolymeric formulations and their state-of-the-art applications across biomedicine and food science. Sections cover the fundamentals, applications, future trends, environmental, ethical and medical considerations, and biopolymeric architectures that are organized in nano, micro and macro scales. The final section of the book focuses on novel applications and recent developments. This book is an essential resource for researchers, scientists and advanced students in biopolymer science, polymer science, polymer chemistry, polymer composites, plastics engineering, biomaterials, materials science, biomedical engineering, and more.
It will also be of interest to R&D professionals, scientists and engineers across the plastics, food, biomedical and pharmaceutical industries.
- Provides in-depth coverage of methods for the characterization of the physical properties of biopolymeric architectures
- Supports a range of novel applications, including scaffolds, implant coatings, drug delivery, and nutraceutical encapsulation systems
- Includes the use of experimental data and mathematical modeling, thus enabling the reader to analyze and compare the properties of different polymeric gels
1. Introduction to Biopolymers 2. Functional bio-materials 3. Fish gelatin: molecular interactions and applications 4. Food Protein-derived Bioactive Peptides- Past, Present, and Future 5. Microbial production of biopolymers with potential biotechnological applications 6. Animal based biopolymers and their food and biomedical applications 7. Agricultural byproduct proteins: Emerging source for packaging applications 8. Polyhydroxy Alkanoate (PHA) as Biodegradable green plastic : Their application in biomedical field 9. Application of CRISPR technology to the high production of biopolymers 10. Liposomes 11. Nano-sized magnetic particles for cancer theranostics 12. Core-shell biopolymer nanoparticles 13. Nanotechnology based sensors 14. Functional Amyloids 15. Microemulsions and Nanoemulsions 16. Lipid derived renewable amphiphilic nano-carriers for drug delivery 17. Nanocellulose emerging applications 18. Nutraceutical encapsulation and delivery systems 19. Nutraceutical encapsulation and delivery system for type 2 diabetes Mellitu 20. Pickering emulsions stabilized by nanoparticles 21. Advance encapsulation techniques for Nutraceuticals and delivery systems 22. Microencapsulation of omega-3 fatty acid rich oils: stabilization, delivery and application 23. Microencapsulation of bioactive compounds and enzymes for therapeutic applications 24. Rice husk silica for the stabilisation of food emulsions 25. Oil entrapped films 26. Tamarind Seed Polysaccharide: Unique profile of properties and applications 27. Biopolymer-nanoparticle composite films 28. Emulgels 29. Hydrogels 30. Oleogels 31. Gum-based hydrogels in drug delivery 32. Implant surface modification strategies through antibacterial and bioactive components 33. Bioaerogels 34. Edible film packaging in foods 35. Edible Films and Coatings: An Update on Recent Advances 36. Rheology and tribology assessment of biopolymers (Food gels) 37. Scaffolds 38. Chitosan based nanocomposite films and coatings for food packaging and preservation 39. Drug delivery systems 40. Phenolic nanoconjugates and its application in food 41. Oleogels for food applications 42. Metal Oxide Nanoparticle based composite films 43. CNT- Tamarind gum based composite hydrogels for drug delivery applications 44. Biopolymers for Testicular Tissue Engineering: Emerging Solution for an Intimidating Task 45. Enrichment of edible coatings and films with plant extracts or essential oils for the preservation of fruits and vegetables 46. Foods for special nutrition states 47. Synergistic therapeutic efficacies of stem cells and bioscaffolds in regenerative wound healing 48. Collagen-based 3D structures -versatile, efficient materials for biomedical applications
Dr. Pal pursued his graduation in Pharmacy from University of Delhi, New Delhi, India in the year 2002 followed by post-graduation in Biomedical Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India in the year 2004. Later, he did his Ph.D. in Materials Science from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India in the year 2006. Subsequently, he joined Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada as a post-doctoral fellow in the year 2007. During his tenure at Ryerson University, he served as Vice-Chair (Elect), HQPA, AFMNet Network of Excellence, Canada. He joined National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India in the year 2009 as an Assistant Professor in Biomedical Engineering. He is currently the Professor-in-Charge of Medical Electronics and Instrumentation Laboratory in the Department of Biotechnology and Medical Engineering, National Institute of technology, Rourkela, India. His major research interests revolve around Biomedical Signal Processing and Biomedical Equipment Design. He is also working in the fields of soft materials and controlled drug delivery. He has more than 140 publications in SCI cited journals of high repute, Book Chapters and peer-reviewed conferences. He is a very well cited researcher having more than 1800 citations.
Prof. Indranil Banerjee did his Ph. D. in Biotechnology (Tissue Engineering) from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India in the year 2011. Presently, is holding the position of an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biotechnology and Medical Engineering at National Institute of Technology- Rourkela. He is the Professor-in-Charge of the Bioprocess Laboratory and Biomicrofludics Laboratory. His group is actively involved in understanding the cell physiology in response to biomaterials developed on a length scale (nano to macro). He was a visiting scientist in Maxplanck Institute of Intelligent System, Germany. Dr. Banerjee has authored 35 SCI cited publications in various journals of repute with a total citation of more than 450. He is also serving as industrial consultant.
Dr. Sarkar's primary research interests lie in the development of delivery vehicles for the protection of functional molecules within food systems, and he is also working on the utilization of food processing techniques such as extrusion for the utilization of food by-products. He has published several research and review articles, as well as book chapters, in the area of food delivery systems.
Prof. Kim is a Professor in the Department of International Agricultural Technology at Seoul National University. He also serves as a Director of the Institute of Food Industrialization, Institutes of Green Bio Science & Technology, SNU, and holds the post of Adjunct Professor at Audubon Sugar Institute, LSU-AgCenter, St. Gabriel, USA. Prof. Kim has published 192 research papers, and has registered 39 patents in South Korea, and 3 patents in the US. He also serves as the Editor of the 'Journal of Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering'.
Prof. Deng is Deputy Dean and Distinguished University Professor, at the College of Oral Medicine, Taipei Medical University (TMU), Taiwan, and is also currently serving as a Chair Professor at Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan. Prof. Deng has completed notable research into the development of genetic recombination analysis in mammalian cells, and has pioneered regenerative medicine research using stem cells, platelet-rich plasma, and molecular imaging. Prof. Deng is current an Editor of the 'Biomaterials' journal, and previously served as Director of the Stem Cell Research Center at TMU.
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Professor Dubey has won awards for both his teaching and his research, and is currently a fellow of the National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad and the National Academy of Agricultural Sciences in India. His main areas of research are food microbiology, biotechnology, and environmental stress. He has published over 200 papers and has contributed to seven books, in addition to holding a number of patents.
Dr. Majumder has a background in biotechnology, advanced materials, and food science, and his recent research has focused on bioactive food proteins and peptides, and therapeutic potential for the treatment, prevention, and management of metabolic disorders. Dr. Majumder has co-authored several journal articles and book chapters in related areas.