Discussion on Advanced Targeted Nanomedical Application Scenarios for Treatment of Some Chronic Diseases

  • Uche Chude-Okonkwo
  • Reza MalekianEmail author
  • B. T. Maharaj
Part of the Nanomedicine and Nanotoxicology book series (NANOMED)


In this chapter, classical discussions on the possible application of the ATN solution to the treatment of some chronic diseases are provided. The diseases discussed include cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and cardiovascular diseases. For each disease, discussion trails the pathophysiology and pathways of its occurrence.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Uche Chude-Okonkwo
    • 1
  • Reza Malekian
    • 1
    Email author
  • B. T. Maharaj
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer EngineeringUniversity of PretoriaHatfield, PretoriaSouth Africa

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