Applications of Targeted Nano Drugs and Delivery Systems

Applications of Targeted Nano Drugs and Delivery Systems

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery

1st Edition - October 5, 2018

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  • Editors: Shyam Mohapatra, Shivendu Ranjan, Nandita Dasgupta, Raghvendra Mishra, Sabu Thomas
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128140291
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128140307

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Applications of Targeted Nano-Drugs and Delivery Systems: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery explores the applications of Nano-drugs and their delivery systems, investigating the role they can play in key body systems and major diseases. The book explores how nanotechnology can be deployed in developing new drug delivery systems and how they enable pharmaceutical companies to reformulate existing drugs on the market, thereby extending the lifetime of products and enhancing performance by increasing effectiveness, safety and patient adherence, and ultimately reducing healthcare cost. Reflecting the interdisciplinary nature of the subject matter, this book includes contributions by experts from different fields. Readers will find a reference and practical source of guidance for researchers, students and scientists working in the fields of nanotechnology, materials science, and technology and biomedical science.

Key Features

  • Enables readers from different fields to access recent research and protocols across traditional boundaries
  • Focuses on protocols and techniques, as well as the knowledge base of the field, thus enabling those in R&D to learn about, and successfully deploy, cutting-edge techniques
  • Explores the applications of Nano-drugs and their delivery systems, investigating the role they can play in key body systems and major disease types

Readership

Academic researchers and advanced students in the fields of Materials Science, Nanotechnology / Nanomedicine, Biomedical Science, Pharmaceutical Technology / Pharmaceutics. Industrial R&D (pharmaceutical industry)

Table of Contents

  • 1. Nanotherapeutics and Nanobiotechnology
    2. Application and Perspective of pH-Responsive Nano Drug Delivery Systems
    3. Mechanism for Development of Nanobased Drug Delivery System
    4. Nanobased Nano Drug Delivery: A Comprehensive Review
    5. Recent Advances in Development of Nano Drug Delivery
    6. Thermoresponsive Drug Delivery Systems, Characterization and Application
    7. Graphene and Graphene-Based Nanomaterials Are Suitable Vehicles for Drug Delivery
    8. Combination Strategies for Targeted Delivery of Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy
    9. Nanotechnology Toward Treating Cancer: A Comprehensive Review
    10. Nanoparticles as Delivery Systems in Cancer Therapy: Focus on Gold Nanoparticles and Drugs
    11. Trends in Nanotechnology for Practical Applications
    12. Antiviral and Antimicrobial (Antibacterial) Potentiality of Nano Drugs
    13. Antiviral and Antimicrobial Potentiality of Nano Drugs
    14. Nanotechnology in Targeted Drug Delivery and Therapeutics
    15. Engineering Nanomaterials for Smart Drug Release: Recent Advances and Challenges
    16. Nano Drugs for Curing Malaria: The Plausibility
    17. Nanoparticles Mediated Gene Knockout Through miRNA Replacement: Recent Progress and Challenges
    18. Transdermal and Intravenous Nano Drug Delivery Systems: Present and Future
    19. Nanobased Intravenous and Transdermal Drug Delivery Systems
    20. Electrospun Nanofibers for Drug Delivery in Regenerative Medicine

Product details

  • No. of pages: 682
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2018
  • Published: October 5, 2018
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128140291
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128140307

About the Editors

Shyam Mohapatra

Shyam Mohapatra is Distinguished USF Health Professor, Director of the Division of Translational Medicine at the University of South Florida. He also directs the USF Center for Research and Education in Nanobioengineering and is a Research Career Scientist at the James A. Haley VA Hospital in Tampa. He also serves as Associate Dean of Graduate Programs at the USF College of Pharmacy, and established a highly innovative Master of Science program in Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology. He has published over 170 papers and holds over 30 U.S. and international patents. He is a Fellow of the AAAAI, NAI, and AIMBE, and a 2014 inductee of the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame.

Affiliations and Expertise

Distinguished USF Health Professor, Director of the Division of Translational Medicine, University of South Florida, USA

Shivendu Ranjan

Shivendu Ranjan
Dr. Shivendu Ranjan has extensive expertise in Micro/Nanotechnology and is currently working as Head R&D and Technology Development at E-Spin Nanotech Pvt. Ltd. He has founded and drafted the concept for the first edition of the “VIT Bio Summit” in 2012, and the same has been continued till date by the university. He has worked in CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru, India as well as UP Drugs and Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., India and IIFPT, Thanjavur, MoFPI, Govt of India. At IIFPT, Thanjavur, he was involved in a project funded by a leading pharmaceutical company, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories and have successfully engineered micro-vehicles for model drug molecules. His research interests are multidisciplinary and include: Micro/Nanobiotechnology, Nano-toxicology, Environmental Nanotechnology, Nanomedicine, and Nanoemulsions. . He is the associate editor of Environmental Chemistry Letters – a Springer journal of 3.59 impact factor – and an editorial board member in Biotechnology and Biotechnological Equipment(Taylor and Francis). He is serving as executive editor of a journal in iMed Press, USA, and also serving as editorial board member and referee for reputed international peer-reviewed journals. He is the author of many books and edited six books.

Affiliations and Expertise

Head R&D and Technology Development, E-Spin Nanotech Pvt. Ltd, India

Nandita Dasgupta

Nandita Dasgupta
Dr. Nandita Dasgupta has vast working experience in Micro/Nanoscience and is currently working at LV Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar, India. She has exposure of working at university, research institutes and industries including VIT University, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India; CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore, India; and Uttar Pradesh Drugs and Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., Lucknow, India and Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (IIFPT), Thanjavur, Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Government of India. At IIFPT, Thanjavur, she was involved in a project funded by a leading pharmaceutical company, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories and have successfully engineered micro-vehicles for model drug molecules. Her areas of interest include Micro/Nanomaterial fabrication and its applications in various fields – medicine, food, environment, agriculture biomedical. She is the author os many books and edited more than 6 books. She has authored many chapters and also published many scientific articles in international peer-reviewed journals. She has received the Certificate for “Outstanding Contribution” in Reviewing from Elsevier, Netherlands. She has also been nominated for advisory panel for Elsevier Inc., Netherlands. She is the associate editor of Environmental Chemistry Letters – a Springer journal of 3.59 impact factor – and also serving as editorial board member and referee for reputed international peer-reviewed journals. She has received several awards and recognitions from different national and international organizations.

Affiliations and Expertise

LV Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar, India

Raghvendra Mishra

Raghvendra Mishra
Dr. Raghvendra Kumar is working as Associate Professor in Computer Science and Engineering Department at GIET University, India. He received B. Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering, India, and Postdoc Fellow from Institute of Information Technology, Virtual Reality and Multimedia, Vietnam. He has published a number of research papers in international journal and conferences. He also published 13 chapters in edited book published by IGI Global, Springer and Elsevier. His researches areas are Computer Networks, Data Mining, Cloud Computing and Secure Multiparty Computations, Theory of Computer Science and Design of Algorithms. He authored and edited 23 computer science books in field of IoT, Data Mining, and Biomedical Engineering.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, GIET University, Gunupur, Odisha, India

Sabu Thomas

Prof. Sabu Thomas is a renowned professor who is serving as the Vice-Chancellor of Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India. He is also a full professor of Polymer Science and Engineering at the School of Chemical Sciences, a role which he has held since 1998. He was previously Pro-Vice Chancellor of Mahatma Gandhi University 2017-2018, Director of School of Chemical Science during 2010-2013, Hon. Director of International & Inter-University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 2009-2015 and 2016-17. In 2015, Prof. Thomas received his first Docteur Honoris Causa from University of Souther Brittany in Lorient, France. In 2016, he received his second Doctorate honoris causa from University of Lorraine, France. He was awarded the Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, London, FRSC in 2012. He received the Bronze Medal of the Chemical Research Society of India and the MRSI Medal of the Material Research Society of India in 2013. He was the recipient of Fulbright-Nehru International Education Administrators Award 2017. He also received TRiLA Academician of the year 2018 award. Prof. Thomas has published more than 1000 publications, and more than 100 books.

Affiliations and Expertise

Full Professor, International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India

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