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© 2014

Nanomedicine

Principles and Perspectives

  • Yi Ge
  • Songjun Li
  • Shenqi Wang
  • Richard Moore
Book

Part of the Nanostructure Science and Technology book series (NST)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Hariprasad Thangavel
    Pages 15-31
  3. Erik Taylor, Dave A. Stout, George Aninwene II, Thomas J. Webster
    Pages 33-62
  4. Zhengzheng Chen, Rong Chen, Bin Shan
    Pages 63-82
  5. Steven D. Perrault
    Pages 83-99
  6. Xue Xue, Xing-Jie Liang
    Pages 101-115
  7. Eden Morales-Narváez, Arben Merkoçi
    Pages 117-143
  8. Sabeeh Habib-Ullah, Dan Fei, Yi Ge
    Pages 145-169
  9. Soichiro Tottori, Li Zhang, Bradley J. Nelson
    Pages 171-189
  10. Srinivas Ganta, Amit Singh, Timothy P. Coleman, David Williams, Mansoor Amiji
    Pages 191-236
  11. Sophie A. Rocks, Huijun Zhu, Robert Dorey, Philip Holmes
    Pages 237-250
  12. Olivier Fontaine, Bojan Boskovic, Yi Ge
    Pages 305-319
  13. Sirikanya Chokaouychai, Dan Fei, Yi Ge
    Pages 321-340
  14. Swasti Gurung, Dan Fei, Yi Ge
    Pages 341-354
  15. Rebecca Zhangqiuzi Fan, Dan Fei, Roberta D’Aurelio, Yi Ge
    Pages 355-364
  16. Richard Moore
    Pages 385-406

About this book

Introduction

Increasing demand for and awareness of the applications of nanotechnology in medicine has resulted in the emergence of a new fast-growing multidisciplinary area - nanomedicine. This book offers comprehensive knowledge of and diverse perspectives on nanomedicine through two independent volumes. It aims to bridge the gap between nanotechnology and medicine through contributions by world-renowned experts from wide range of backgrounds including academia, industry, professional consultancy, and government agencies.

Each contribution integrates knowledge from a wide range of areas to present the fundamentals of new applications and products of nanomedicine, as well as an outlook for the future. This book can well serve as a reference and guide for students, academics, researchers, scientists, engineers, clinicians, government researchers, and healthcare professionals.

Keywords

Biotechnology Medical nanomaterials Nanobiology Nanomedicine Nanomedicine course Nanotechnology

Editors and affiliations

  • Yi Ge
    • 1
  • Songjun Li
    • 2
  • Shenqi Wang
    • 3
  • Richard Moore
    • 4
  1. 1.Centre for Biomedical Engineering, School of EngineeringCranfield UniversityBedfordshireUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.School of Materials Science & EngineeringJiangsu UniversityZhenjiangChina
  3. 3.Advanced Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Centre, College of Life Science and TechnologyHuanzhong University of Science and TechnologyWuhanChina
  4. 4.BiomimesisMelton MowbrayUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

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Reviews

“This considerable monograph devoted to nanomedicine … represents collection of scientific articles providing summary of the latest knowledge how the structure materials and devices at the molecular scale can ultimately gain clinical benefit. … This book provides a well-done and up-to-date review of hot topics in the field of medical application of nanotechnology.” (Alena Gabelova, Neoplasma, Vol. 62 (6), 2015)