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Nanocarriers for Drug Delivery - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128140338, 9780128140345

Nanocarriers for Drug Delivery

1st Edition

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery

Editors: Shyam Mohapatra Shivendu Ranjan Nandita Dasgupta Raghvendra Mishra Sabu Thomas
eBook ISBN: 9780128140345
Paperback ISBN: 9780128140338
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 5th October 2018
Page Count: 694
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Table of Contents

  1. Efficient Nanocarriers for Drug-Delivery Systems: Types and Fabrication
    2. Nanohybrid Filler-Based Drug-Delivery System
    3. Hydrogel Nanocomposite Systems: Characterization and Application for Drug-Delivery Systems
    4. Nanopharmaceuticals as Drug-Delivery Systems: For, Against, and Current Applications
    5. Nucleic Acid-Based Nanocarriers
    6. Protein Nanocarriers for Targeted Drug Delivery for Cancer Therapy
    7. TiO2-Based Nanocarriers for Drug Delivery
    8. Lipid-Based Nanoparticles for Drug-Delivery Systems
    9. Mesoporous Silica-Based Nano Drug-Delivery System Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications
    10. Hydrogel Nanocomposite Systems: Characterization and Application in Drug-Delivery Systems
    11. Mesoporous Silica as Carrier for Drug-Delivery Systems
    12. Cell-Line-Based Studies of Nanotechnology Drug-Delivery Systems: A Brief Review
    13. Nanoscale Drug-Delivery Systems: In Vitro and In Vivo Characterization
    14. Self-Nanoemulsifying Drug-Delivery System and Solidified Self-Nanoemulsifying Drug-Delivery System
    15. Carbon and Carbon Nanotube Drug Delivery and Its Characterization, Properties, and Applications
    16. Carbon Nanotubes: Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications in Drug-Delivery Systems
    17. Polymer-Based Nanomaterials for Drug-Delivery Carriers
    18. Polymer-Based Nanomaterials for Drug-Delivery Carriers

Description

Nano-carriers for Drug Delivery: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery presents recent discoveries in research on the pharmaceutical applications of the various types of nanosystem-based drug delivery systems. As many nanosystems have reached the market over the past decade, this book proves their benefits to patients. It explores these new carriers and the advances in drug delivery they have facilitated. Reflecting the interdisciplinary nature of the subject matter, the book includes experts from different fields, and with various backgrounds and expertise. It will appeal to researchers and students from different disciplines, such as materials science, technology and various biomedical fields.

Coverage includes industrial applications that bridge the gap between lab-based research and practical industrial use. The resulting work is 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
  • Includes sections on nanocarrier systems

Readership

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


Details

No. of pages:
694
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2018
Published:
5th October 2018
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780128140345
Paperback ISBN:
9780128140338

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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 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, an outstanding Alumnus of IIT, Kharagpur, is one of India’s most renowned scientists in the area of Polymers. After completing his Ph.D. from IIT Kharagpur (1984-1987), he joined MG University as a Lecturer in 1997 and later became its Vice Chancellor. He has taken up a large number of visiting assignments abroad. Under his leadership, the University has been ranked 713th by TIMES, 30th in NIRF and the best University inKerala. He has supervised 120 Ph.D. students, authored 1,300 publications and edited 150 books earning him a H-index of 112 and 60,000 citations. He has received Honoris Causa degrees from Russia and France and obtained grants amounting to Rs. 30 crores for research funding from India and abroad. He has been ranked 114th in the list of the world’s best scientists and 2nd in India by the Stanford University Ranking in Polymers. He was elected as a Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences. Considering his excellent contributions in teaching, research and administration, Prof. Thomas is the best candidate for the outstanding Alumnus award of IIT KGP.

Affiliations and Expertise

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