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Advances in Nanotechnology-Based Drug Delivery Systems. Nanotechnology in Biomedicine

  • Book
  • June 2022
  • Elsevier Science and Technology
  • ID: 5458221

Advances in Nanotechnology-Based Drug Delivery Systems covers the core concepts and latest research regarding the use of nanoscale materials for the development and application of drug delivery systems. The book introduces the reader to nanotechnology in drug delivery, covering the synthesis, encapsulation techniques, characterization and key properties of nanoscale drug delivery systems. Later chapters review the broad range of target applications, including site-specific delivery of drugs for cardiovascular disease, cancer, bacterial infection, bone regeneration. and much more. This book helps translate advanced research into a clinical setting, analyzing the toxicity and health and safety challenges associated with utilizing nanotechnology in biomedicine.

This will be a useful reference for those interested in nano-sized drug delivery in biomedicine, including academics and researchers in materials science, biomedical engineering, pharmaceutical science and related disciplines.

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Table of Contents

1. Nanotechnology: Scopes and various aspects of drug delivery 2. Methods for nanoparticle synthesis and delivery 3. Characterization of nanoparticles 4. Stability and shelf life of therapeutic nanoparticles. 5. Advantages of Nanomedicines 6. Clinical potential of nanotechnology as smart therapeutics: A step towards targeted drug delivery 7. Nanotechnology and oral health 8. Bone tissue engineering using nanotechnology-based drug delivery system. 9. Nanotechnology Based Gene Delivery Strategies Towards Disease Therapy; Advances And Applications 10. Nanonutrition- and Nanoparticle-based Ultraviolet Rays Protection of Skin 11. Drug and gene delivery by nanocarriers: Drug delivery process 12. Uncovering the limitation of nanodrug delivery system: Backdrop to the gamechanger 13. Pre-clinical, clinical, and patented nano-drug delivery systems 14. Challenges and hazards associated with nanotechnology in agriculture 15. Nanotechnology-based cancer drug delivery 16. Regulatory Aspects: Toxicity and Safety 17. NANOPARTICLES BASED DRUG DELIVERY TO CURE OSTEODEGENERATION BY IMPROVING TISSUE REGENERATION 18. Applications of Metal Oxide Nanoparticles in Cancer Therapy 19. Recent approaches of nano-drug delivery and toxicity to untargeted organs 20. Nanomaterials in Tissue Engineering: Applications and Challenges 21. Nano carriers: A Boon to Drug Delivery Systems 22. Chapter: Nanomaterial in biomedicine: synthesis and applications 23. Polymeric and Metal nanostructures for bone regeneration and osteomyelitis treatment


Anupam Das Talukdar Assistant Professor,Department of Life Science and Bioinformatics, Assam University, Silchar, India. Dr Anupam Das Talukdar, MSc PhD is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Life Science and Bioinformatics at Assam University, Silchar, India and have 12 years of teaching experience in the area of Phytochemistry He is an Editorial Board member and reviewer for the journal, Phytochemical Analysis. His research focuses on medicinal plants, and bioactive compounds for drug delivery and computer aided drug designing.. Dr Talukdar has edited 4 books and written 24 book chapters on the topic of natural products for medicinal purposes.He has published more than 80 articles in national and international peer reviewed journals covering medicinal plants of North Eastern part of India, bioactivity of phytochemicals , antimicrobial , anticancancer activity and insilico drug designing.Dr.Talukdar has supervised 12 PhD scholar in the area of phytochemistry and CADD and have 4 ongoing research projects funded by different Indian agencies like DBT,UGC and SERB. Satyajit Dey Sarker Director, School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK. Prof Satyajit Sarker, the Editor-in-Chief of Phytochemical Analysis, and the former President of the Phytochemical Society of Europe (2018-20), is the Director of School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University. He has recently been awarded with an Honorary Professorship at the University of East Anglia (2020-24). He obtained BPharm (Hons) and MPharm degrees from Dhaka University, and completed his PhD in Phytochemistry from Strathclyde University, Glasgow, UK. His research focuses on anticancer, anti-inflammatory, antimalarial, antimicrobial, chemopreventive and wound-healing properties of phytochemicals. Prof Sarker is in the Editorial Board of >35 international journals. Jayanta Kumar Patra Associate Professor, Research Institute of Integrative Life Sciences, Dongguk University, South Korea. Dr Jayanta Kumar Patra, MSc, PhD, PDF, is an Associate Professor at Dongguk University, Republic of Korea. He has around 14 years of research and teaching experience in the fields of pharmacology and nano-biotechnology. His current research focuses on nanoparticle synthesis by green technology methods and associated biomedical applications: green synthesis of silver, gold, iron, calcium, phosphorous nanoparticles using food waste, agricultural waste and plant materials and evaluation of their antibacterial, antioxidant and cytotoxicity potential. He also focuses on the antibacterial synergistic potential of nanoparticles and conjugation with different antibiotics, drugs etc. along with ethno-medicinal potential of plants. Dr Patra has published >150 articles in various national and international peer-reviewed journals, including Materials Science and Engineering C, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, International Journal of nanomedicine and Journal of Nanobiotechnology and around 35 book chapters. He is editor of 16 books covering nanotechnology in pharmacology, biomedicine and food sciences, including titles published withApple Academic Press, CRC Press and Springer. He is currently also an editorial board member of >10 international journals, including BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Frontiers in Nanotechnology, Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology, and Frontiers in Microbiology.