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Handbook on Nanobiomaterials for Therapeutics and Diagnostic Applications

  • Book

  • March 2021
  • Elsevier Science and Technology
  • ID: 5137667

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 systems for life threatening diseases, giving detailed literature on the development of nanodevices, their use as diagnostic tools, and their present trend in the industry and market. In addition, their synthesis, potential applications and future of smart nanodevices in diagnosis of diseases and their use as smart clinical devices is covered.

Users will find sections on recent advances in interdisciplinary research on the processing, morphology, structure and properties of nanostructured materials and their applications in drug delivery for various diseases such as cancer, tuberculosis, Alzheimer disease, ophthalmic diseases, and more.

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Table of Contents

1. Nanosomes (ex., liposomes) for Drug Delivery

2. Nanomaterials for Bioimaging studies

3. Exosomes RNA's as a biomarkers for Cancer therapy

4. Tumoural delivery of nanotherapeutics

5. Bio-compatibility and safety of nano-biomaterials

6. Analytical methods for the characterization of Bio-nanomaterials

7. Instrumental Analytical Techniques for physicochemical characterization of Bio-nanomaterials

8. Self-assembly, Dendrimers and Polymer nanoparticles

9. Nanosomes for drug delivery: Recent advances and future prospects

10. Applications of nanoscale particles in antimicrobial photodynamic therapy

11. Nanomaterials for Orthopaedic Implants and Applications

12. Nano-Theraputics: Tumor Delivery of Drugs and Genes Using Nanoparticles for Synergistic Theraputic Effects in the Modern Pharmaceutical World for Welfare of Humans

13. Advanced Drug Delivery Applications of Self-assembled Nanostructures and Polymeric Nanoparticles

14. Theranostics and Radiopharmaceuticals in Cancer

15. Photoluminescence MoS2 based 2D nanostructured for therapeutic, and device applications

16. Latest advances in triple-negative breast cancer nanotheranostics

17. Drug Nano Crystals

18. Nanocarriers in Novel Drug Delivery Systems

19. Emerging Theranostic Silver and Gold Nanobiomaterials for Breast Cancer: Present Status and Future Prospects

20. Emerging Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles Mediated Controlled and Targeted Drug Delivery System: Present Status and Future Prospects

21. Exosomes as an emerging nanoplatforms for Functional Therapeutics

22. Significance of Nanosomes in diagnosis of Alzhemier's disease

23. Nanobiosensors for Theranostic Applications

24. Polyelectrolytes multifaceted magnetic microcapsules for magnetic drug targeting at rheumatoid arthritic joints


Krishnan Anand Department of Chemical Pathology, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa. Dr. Krishnan Anand has expertise in Organic Chemistry/Medical Biochemistry/Integrative Medicine/Nano(Bio)technology/Drug Discovery and is currently working as Senior Researcher at Discipline of Medical Biochemistry and Chemical Pathology, School of Laboratory Medicine and Medical Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa. He received his Doctoral degree in Organic Chemistry in Department of Chemistry, Durban University of Technology in collaboration with Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of KwaZulu-Natal in 2014. He completed his Master's degree in organic chemistry from Bharathiyar University, India and Bachelor's degree in Chemistry from Madurai Kamaraj University, India. He was a Postdoctoral Researcher at Durban University of Technology, South Africa from November 2014 to November 2016. He has published many scientific articles in international peer-reviewed journals and has authored many book chapters as well as review articles. He was recognised for his contributions and received awards from national and international organizations. He has been awarded Best Postdoctoral Researcher award for 2016 and 2017 from Durban University of Technology and Young Scientist Researcher award 2016 from Pearl foundation. He is the member of various editorial boards of the journals of the International reputation. His research interest includes, Organic Synthesis, Catalysis, Heterocyclic Chemistry, Cannabis Chemistry, Drug Discovery, Phytonanotherapy, Extracellular Vesicles, Nanotoxicology, and Chemical Pathology. Muthupandian Saravanan Professor, AMR and Nanotherapeutics Lab, Department of Pharmacology Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences (SIMATS). Dr. Muthupandian Saravanan is currently a Professor in the Department of Pharmacology at Saveetha University, SIMATS, Chennai, India. He has a degree in Microbiology from Madurai Kamaraj University and a Doctorate with Specialization in Medical Microbiology and Nanomedicine from Sathyabama University, India. As a Post-Doctoral Researcher at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, he studied nano-biomaterials and their biomedical applications. He later worked as Associate Professor, under the United Nation Development Program in Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology at Mekelle University in Ethiopia. He has published papers in high impact journals such as the Lancet and Nature. He has participated in more than 75 national and international conferences and reviewed of more than 100 international peer-reviewed journals. He has served as guest editor/ co-editor for reputed PubMed and Scopus indexed journals. He has received many fellowships and awards, notably the IET- Nanobiotechnology premium Awards in 2019 and 2020. Balakumar Chandrasekaran Faculty of Pharmacy, Philadelphia University, Jordan. Dr. Balakumar Chandraseakaran has expertise in Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry/ Drug Design and Drug Discovery. Presently he is currently working as Assistant Professor at Faculty of Pharmacy, Philadelphia University, Jordan. He received his Doctoral degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences from University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Panjab University (one of the best Universities in India) in the year 2013. After spending around 2 years in teaching profession, he did PostDoc Research for a period of 3 years (2015-18) with National Research Foundation (NRF) funding from South Africa. He has published many scientific articles in international peer-reviewed journals and has authored five book chapters as well as review articles. He was recognised for his contributions and received awards from national and international organizations. He is the member of various professional bodies and editorial boards of the journals of International repute. Suvardhan Kanchi Department of Chemistry, Sambhram Institute of Technology, M.S. Palya, Jalahalli East, Bengaluru 560097, India. Dr. Kanchi is the Research Scientist in fabricating the bio-sensors for the identification and quantification of high-intensity artificial sweeteners in food stuffs and biological samples. He completed his post doctoral research in Separation and Determination of High-Intensity Artificial Sweeteners (Sucralose, Neotame & Stevia glycosides with Capillary Electrophoresis and electrochemical methods (biosensors) in different Food Stuff's from Durban University of Technology, Durban, South Africa. He is associated with the Indian Society of Analytical Scientists (ISAS), India. He is also serving as the Executive Editor for American Journal of Phytomedicine and Clinical Therapeutics; EB member for International Journal of Research in Chemistry and Environment and many more. He is also having several reviewer experiences for many articles.
Costing: option 1 with proofredaing Sarojini Jeeva Panchu Department of Physics, University of the Free State, PO Box 339, Bloemfontein, 9300, South Africa. Mrs Sarojini Jeeva Panchu has expertise in functional nano-materials for energy and biomedical applications. She has worked as a research assistant in central electrochemical research institute (CSIR-CECRI), Karaikudi, India from 2012- 2016. She received national research foundation (DST-NRF) fellowship in South Africa for doctoral research at Discipline of physics, School of chemistry and physics, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa. She has published scientific articles in international peer-reviewed journals and membership in energy science society of India (ESSI). Her research interest includes nanomaterials synthesis by using hydrothermal, solvothermal, physical vapour deposition and chemical vapour deposition methods, solar cells, electrochemistry, fabrication of energy storage energy conversion and sensor devices systems for multianalyte analysis. Quan-Sheng Chen Professor, School of Food and Biological Engineering, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, PR China. Dr. Chen Quan-Sheng is working as Professor in the School of Food & Biological Engineering, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, PR China. He is a member of several scientific associations and editorial boards. He is Visiting Scholar University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA. He has successfully supervised over 12 postgraduate students. He has applied for 51 invention patents, and 31 of them have been authorized including a US patent and 30 CN patents. His research interest includes Rapid & non-destructive detection of Agri-product & food Real-time quality monitoring and control in food processing, Emerging analytical techniques for food quality and safety, including near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy, biosensors, and hyperspectral imaging.