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Nano/Micro Biotechnology

  • Isao Endo
  • Teruyuki Nagamune
  • Covers trends in modern biotechnology

  • All aspects of this interdisciplinary technology, where knowledge, methods and expertise are required from chemistry, biochemistry, microbiology, genetics, chemical engineering and computer science, are treated

  • More information as well as the electronic version available at


Part of the Advances in Biochemical Engineering / Biotechnology book series (ABE, volume 119)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Takayuki Nishizaka
    Pages 3-15
  3. Qiang Ni, Jin Zhang
    Pages 79-97
  4. Victor N. Morozov
    Pages 115-162
  5. Toru Torii
    Pages 165-177
  6. Shohei Kaneda, Teruo Fujii
    Pages 179-194
  7. Hiroto Hatakeyama, Hidetaka Akita, Kentaro Kogure, Hideyoshi Harashima
    Pages 197-230
  8. Masato Saito, Ha Minh Hiep, Naoki Nagatani, Eiichi Tamiya
    Pages 231-250
  9. Kiichi Sato, Takehiko Kitamori
    Pages 251-265
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 267-270

About this book


Part I The Nano-Scale Biological Systems in Nature; Molecular bio-motors in living cells – by T. Nishizaka; The form designed by viral genome – by K. Onodera; Part II Detection and Characterization Technology; Atomic force microscopy applied to nano-mechanics of the cell – by A. Ikai; Design, synthesis and biological application of fluorescent sensor molecules for cellular imaging – by K. Kikuchi; Dynamic visualization of cellular signaling – by Q. Ni and J. Zhang; Part III Fabrication Technology; Surface acoustic wave atomizer and electrostatic deposition – by Y. Yamagata; Electrospray deposition of biomolecules by V.N. Morozov; Part IV Processing Technology; Droplet handling – by T.Torii; Integrated microfluidic systems – by S. Kaneda and T. Fujii; Part V Applications; A novel non-viral gene delivery system: Multifunctional envelope-type nano device - by H. Hatakeyama, H. Akita, K. Kogure, and H. Harashima; Biosensors - by M. Saito, H.M. Hiep, N. Nagatani, and E.Tamiya; Micro bioreactors – by Sato and T. Kitamori


AFM Atomic Force Microscopy Biological Technique Biosensor Cell Cellular Signaling Electrospray deposition Micro Bioreactor Nano-scale Biological Systems Nano/Micro Biotechnology biotechnology design fabrication genes microscopy

Editors and affiliations

  • Isao Endo
    • 1
  • Teruyuki Nagamune
    • 2
  1. 1.Saitama Industrial Technology CenterKawaguchi-shi, SaitamaJapan
  2. 2.School of Engineering, Dept. BioengineeringUniversity of TokyoTokyoJapan

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