Nanobiotechnology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780124157699, 9780123983046

Nanobiotechnology, Volume 4

1st Edition

Inorganic Nanoparticles vs Organic Nanoparticles

Series Volume Editors: Jesus M. de la Fuente V. Grazu
Hardcover ISBN: 9780124157699
eBook ISBN: 9780123983046
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 28th June 2012
Page Count: 538
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Table of Contents

Preface: Jesus M de la Fuente
Chapter 1.-Synthesis and Characterization of Nanoparticles
 1.1.- Synthesis and Applications of Gold Nanoparticles, Beatriz Pelaz and Pablo del Pino
 1.2.- Magnetic Nanoparticles, Gorka Salas, R. Costo and M. Puerto Morales 
 1.3.- Synthesis of inorganic nanocrystals for biological fluorescence imaging, Cécile Philippot and Peter Reiss
 1.4.- Synthesis of Organic Nanoparticles, Gabriela Romero and Sergio E. Moya
 1.5.- Synthetic Strategies to create Dendrimers: Advantages and Drawbacks, Macarena Sánchez-Navarro and Javier Rojo
Chapter 2.-Biotechnological Applications
 2.1.- Applications of Inorganic Nanoparticles for Biotechnology, Catherine Berry
 2.2.- Investigating Nanoparticle Internalization Patterns by Quantitative Correlation Analysis of Microscopy Imaging Data,  Raimo Hartmann, Susana  Carregal-Romero, Wolfgang J. Parak, Pilar Rivera Gil
 2.3 - Organic Nanoparticles, Helene Feracci, Berta Saez Gutierrez, William Hempel, Isabel Segura Gil
Chapter 3.-Applications in Diagnostics and Biosensing
 3.1.- Application of Inorganic Nanoparticles for Diagnosis based on MRI, Pedro M  Enriquez-Navas and Maria L Garcia-Martin
 3.2.- Biosensors Based on Nanoparticles and Electrochemical Detection, Ester Polo, Sara Puertas and Pilar Batalla
 3.3.- Magnetic Nanoparticles for Application in Biomedical Sensing, David Alcantara and Lee Josephson
 3.4.- Quantum Dot Nanoparticles for In Vitro Sensing, Zongwen Jin and Niko Hildebrandt
Chapter 4.- Nanoparticles for Therapy
 4.1.- Hyperthermia using Inorganic Nanoparticles, Pablo del Pino and Beatriz Pelaz
 4.2.- Nanocarriers  as  Nanomedicines:  Design Concepts and Recent Advances, Valeria Grazú, Christian Sánchez-Espinel and María Moros  
Chapter 5.-Toxicity and Regulation
 5.1.- Nanotoxicology, Rosana Simón-Vázquez, Mercedes Peleteiro, Tamara Lozano, Amparo Casal, África González-Fernández
 5.2.- Overview of Nanomedicines Regulation in the European Union, Ignasi Gispert


Description

Preface: Jesus M de la Fuente
Chapter 1.-Synthesis and Characterization of Nanoparticles
 1.1.- Synthesis and Applications of Gold Nanoparticles, Beatriz Pelaz and Pablo del Pino
 1.2.- Magnetic Nanoparticles, Gorka Salas, R. Costo and M. Puerto Morales 
 1.3.- Synthesis of inorganic nanocrystals for biological fluorescence imaging, Cécile Philippot and Peter Reiss
 1.4.- Synthesis of Organic Nanoparticles, Gabriela Romero and Sergio E. Moya
 1.5.- Synthetic Strategies to create Dendrimers: Advantages and Drawbacks, Macarena Sánchez-Navarro and Javier Rojo
Chapter 2.-Biotechnological Applications
 2.1.- Applications of Inorganic Nanoparticles for Biotechnology, Catherine Berry
 2.2.- Investigating Nanoparticle Internalization Patterns by Quantitative Correlation Analysis of Microscopy Imaging Data,  Raimo Hartmann, Susana  Carregal-Romero, Wolfgang J. Parak, Pilar Rivera Gil
 2.3 - Organic Nanoparticles, Helene Feracci, Berta Saez Gutierrez, William Hempel, Isabel Segura Gil
Chapter 3.-Applications in Diagnostics and Biosensing
 3.1.- Application of Inorganic Nanoparticles for Diagnosis based on MRI, Pedro M  Enriquez-Navas and Maria L Garcia-Martin
 3.2.- Biosensors Based on Nanoparticles and Electrochemical Detection, Ester Polo, Sara Puertas and Pilar Batalla
 3.3.- Magnetic Nanoparticles for Application in Biomedical Sensing, David Alcantara and Lee Josephson
 3.4.- Quantum Dot Nanoparticles for In Vitro Sensing, Zongwen Jin and Niko Hildebrandt
Chapter 4.- Nanoparticles for Therapy
 4.1.- Hyperthermia using Inorganic Nanoparticles, Pablo del Pino and Beatriz Pelaz
 4.2.- Nanocarriers  as  Nanomedicines:  Design Concepts and Recent Advances, Valeria Grazú, Christian Sánchez-Espinel and María Moros  
Chapter 5.-Toxicity and Regulation
 5.1.- Nanotoxicology, Rosana Simón-Vázquez, Mercedes Peleteiro, Tamara Lozano, Amparo Casal, África González-Fernández
 5.2.- Overview of Nanomedicines Regulation in the European Union, Ignasi Gispert

Key Features

  • Provides an overview of the main advantages and disadvantages of the use of organic and inorganic nanoparticles for use in biotechnology and nanomedicine
  • Provides an excellent starting point for research groups looking for solutions in nanotechnology who do not know which kind of materials will best suit their needs
  • Includes a tutorial introduction that provides a basis for understanding the subsequent specialized chapters

Readership

Biologists, Biochemists, Chemists and Physicians, and Biotechnology enterprises interested in biotechnological applications of nanomaterials.


Details

No. of pages:
538
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780123983046
Hardcover ISBN:
9780124157699

About the Series Volume Editors

Jesus M. de la Fuente Series Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Instituto de Nanociencia de Aragon, Zaragoza, Spain

V. Grazu Series Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Instituto de Nanociencia de Aragon, Zaragoza, Spain