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Cancer, Diabetes, and Cardiovascular, Central Nervous System, Pulmonary and Inflammatory Diseases

This volume in the Methods in Enzymology series comprehensively covers Cancer, Cardiovascular and the central nervous system of Nanomedicine. With an international board of authors, this volume is split into sections that cover subjects such as Diabetes and nanotechnology as potential therapy, Nanomedicines for inflammatory diseases, and Development and use of ceramide nanoliposomes in cancer.

Biochemists, biophysicists, molecular biologists, analytical chemists, and physiologists

Included in series
Methods in Enzymology

Hardbound, 486 Pages

Published: March 2012

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-391860-4


    1. Preparation, characterization, and cellular associations of silicon logic-embedded vectors
      Anne L. van de Ven, Aaron Mack, Kenneth Dunner, Mauro Ferrari and Rita E. Serda
    2. Post-formulation peptide drug loading of nanostructures
      Hua Pan, Jon N. Marsh, Eric T. Christenson, Neelesh R. Soman, Olena Ivashyna, Gregory M. Lanza, Paul H. Schlesinger and Samuel A. Wickline
    3. Application of mesoporous silica nanoparticles in intracellular drug delivery
      I-Ju Fang and Brian G. Trewyn
    4. Multifunctional anticancer nanomedicine based on a magnetically responsive cyanoacrylate polymer
      José L. Arias, Visitación Gallardo, and M. Adolfina Ruiz
    5. Development and Use of Ceramide Nanoliposomes in Cancer
      Rebecca J. Watters, Mark Kester, Melissa A. Tran, Thomas P. Loughran and Jr.1, Xin Liu
    6. Multistage nanoparticles for improved delivery into tumor tissue
      Triantafyllos Stylianopoulos, Cliff Wong, Moungi G. Bawendi, Rakesh K. Jain and Dai Fukumura
    7. Mitochondria-specific Nanocarriers for Improving the Pro-apoptotic Activity of Small Molecules
      Volkmar Weissig
    8. Targeting of tumor endothelium by RGD-grafted PLGA-nanoparticles
      Fabienne Danhier, Vincent Pourcelle, Jacqueline Marchand-Brynaert, Christine Jérôme, Olivier Feron and Véronique Préat
    9. Peptide nanofiber scaffold for brain tissue reconstruction
      Gilberto Ka Kit Leung , Yue Chun Wang and Wutian Wu
    10. Detection and Treatment of Intravascular Thrombi with Magnetofluorescent Nanoparticles
      S. Sibel Erdem, Irina Y. Sazonova, Tetsuya Hara, Farouc A. Jaffer, and Jason R. McCarthy
    11. Imaging the efficacy of anti-inflammatory liposomes in a rabbit model of atherosclerosis by non-invasive imaging
      Mark E. Lobatto, Claudia Calcagno, Josbert M. Metselaar, Gert Storm, Erik S.G. Stroes, Zahi A. Fayad and Willem J.M. Mulder
    12. Lipid Nanoparticles For Drug Targeting To The Brain
      Maria Luisa Bondì , Roberto Di Gesù and Emanuela Fabiola Craparo
    13. Transport Of A Caspase Inhibitor Across The Blood Brain Barrier By Chitosan Nanoparticles
      Müge Yemi?ci, Yasemin Gürsoy-Özdemir, Seçil Caban, Ebru Bodur, Y?lmaz Çapan and Turgay Dalkara
    14. Nanotechnology As A Promising Strategy For Alternative Routes Of Insulin Delivery
      Catarina Pinto Reis and Christiane Damgé
    15. Chitosan-coated solid lipid nanoparticles for insulin delivery
      Pedro Fonte, Fernanda Andrade, Francisca Araújo, Cláudia Andrade, José das Neves, Bruno Sarmento
    16. Peptide nanomedicines for treatment of acute lung injury
      Ruxana T. Sadikot
    17. Nanoparticle-mediated treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension
      W. Mosgoeller , R. Prassl and A. Zimmer
    18. Nanomedicines for Inflammatory Diseases

      Fatima A. Khatib, Otilia M. Y. Koo, Hayat Önyüksel

    19. Polymeric nanoparticles for the selective therapy of inflammatory bowel disease
      Philip Wachsmann and Alf Lamprecht


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