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Mesoporous Silica-based Nanomaterials and Biomedical Applications - Part A - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128151129, 9780128155219

Mesoporous Silica-based Nanomaterials and Biomedical Applications - Part A, Volume 43

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editor: Fuyuhiko Tamanoi
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128151129
eBook ISBN: 9780128155219
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 24th September 2018
Page Count: 226
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Table of Contents

1. Overview of Studies Regarding Mesoporous Silica Nanomaterials and Their Biomedical Application
Maria Vallet-Regi and Fuyuhiko Tamanoi
2. Structure Characterisation of Mesoporous Materials by Electron Microscopy
Yanhang Ma, Yaping Zhang, Lu Han, Shunai Che and Osamu Terasaki
3. Stimuli Responsive Nanomachines and Caps for Drug Delivery
Navnita Kumar, Wei Chen, Chi-An Cheng, Tian Deng, Wang Ruining and Jeffrey I. Zink
4. Mesoporous Silica-Based Nanoparticles for Light-Actuated Biomedical Applications via Near-Infrared Two-Photon Absorption
Jonas G. Croissant and Jean-Olivier Durand
5. Controlled Release With Emphasis on Ultrasound-Induced Release
María Vallet-Regí, Miguel Manzano and Alejandro Baeza
6. The Bioimaging Applications of Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles
Feby Wijaya Pratiwi, Chiung Wen Kuo, Si-Han Wu, Yi-Ping Chen, Chung Yuan Mou and Peilin Chen
7. Biodistribution and Excretion of Intravenously Injected Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles: Implications for Drug Delivery Efficiency and Safety
Mika Lindén
8. Biodegradable Silica-Based Nanoparticles: Dissolution Kinetics and Selective Bond Cleavage
Jonas G. Croissant and C. Jeffrey Brinker


Cancer Therapy and Diagnosis, Part A, Volume 43 in The Enzymes series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters on Mesoporous silica nanoparticle synthesis, Periodic mesoporous organosilica, Nanovalves and other nanomachine-equipped nanoparticles and controlled release, Two-photon light control and photodynamic therapy, Biodegradable PMO nanoparticles, Cationic mesoporous silica and protein delivery, Drug loading, stimuli-responsive delivery and cancer treatment, Animal models and cancer therapy, siRNA delivery and TWIST shutdown for ovarian cancer treatment, and TBC (mesoporous silica nanoparticles and cancer therapy or biodistribution of MSN).

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in The Enzymes series
  • Updated release includes the latest information on Cancer Therapy and Diagnosis


Specialists in the field of Enzymes


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About the Serial Volume Editor

Fuyuhiko Tamanoi

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics, University of California, Los Angeles, USA