Classification, Fabrication and Biomedical Applications
1. Edition December 2017
512 Pages, Hardcover
7 Pictures (2 Colored Figures)
Wang, XiuMei / Ramalingam, Murugan / Kong, Xiangdong / Zhao, Lingyun (Editor)
Written by an international editor and author team from renowned universities and institutes, this book presents a broad overview of the field, from fundamental principles to current technological advances, and from materials synthesis to biomedical applications.
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Written by an international team of editors and contributors from renowned universities and institutes, this book addresses the latest research in the field of nanobiomaterials, covering nanotechnologies for their fabrication, developments in biomedical applications, and the challenges of biosafety in clinic uses.
Clearly structured, the volume defines the scope and classification of the field, resulting in a broad overview from fundamental principles to current technological advances, and from materials synthesis to biomedical applications along with future trends.
# 01 Nanobiomaterials: State of the Art
PART II: Classification of Nanobiomaterials
# 02 Metallic Nanobiomaterials
# 03 Polymeric Nanobiomaterials
# 04 Carbon-Based Nanobiomaterials
PART III: Nanotechnology-based Approaches in Biomaterials Fabrications
# 05 Molecular Self-Assembly for Nanobiomaterial Fabrication
# 06 Electrospraying and electrospinning for nanobiomaterial fabrication
# 07 Layer-by-Layer Technique
# 08 Nanopatterning Techniques
# 09 Surface modification of metallic implants with nanotubular arrays via electrochemical anodization
PART IV: Nanobiomaterials in Biomedical Applications: Diagnosis, Imaging, and Therapy
# 10 Non-conventional biosensors based on nanomembrane materials
# 11 Nanobiomaterials for Molecular Imaging
# 12 Engineering Nanobiomaterials for Improved Tissue Regeneration
# 13 Nanobiomaterials for Cancer Therapy
# 14 Chemical Synthesis and Biomedical Applications of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles
# 15 Gold Nanoparticles and Biomedical Applications
# 16 Silicon-Based Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery
# 17 Dendritic polymers-based nanomaterials for cancer diagnosis and therapy
Dr. Murugan Ramalingam is professor at the Centre for Stem Cell Research, Christian Medical College Campus, India, and adjunct professor at the Tohoku University, Japan. He received his Ph.D. in Biomaterials from the University of Madras, India. After several years at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the National Institute of Health (NIH), USA, he joined the WPI Advanced Institute for Materials Research, Japan, and later on the University of Strasbourg, France. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Nanotechnology, UK, and Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry, UK.
Dr. Xiangdong Kong is professor at the college of Life Sciences, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, China. He got the PhD degree in materials and Engineering from Tsinghua University, China. He founded the Institute of Biomaterials and Marine Biological Resources in 2012 and ZSTU-Dentium Joint Research Center, China and Korea, for Biofunctional Materials and Regenerative Medicine in 2014.
Dr. Lingyun Zhao is associate professor of cancer nanotechnology at the school of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) of Tsinghua University, China. She obtained her PhD degree in Chemical and Biomelecular Engineering from the National University of Singapore (NUS) in 2003 under the supervision of Prof. Feng Si-shen, a pioneer and world leader in nanomedicine. She completed her postdoctoral training in the Chemotherapeutic Lab in NUS and then joined Tsinghua University in 2008.