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Nanomedicine - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780123918581, 9780123918703

Nanomedicine, Volume 509

1st Edition

Infectious Diseases, Immunotherapy, Diagnostics, Antifibrotics, Toxicology and Gene Medicine

Serial Volume Editor: Nejat Duzgunes
eBook ISBN: 9780123918703
Hardcover ISBN: 9780123918581
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 23rd May 2012
Page Count: 470
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Table of Contents

Antiviral Nanomedicines

  1. Enhanced antiviral activity of acyclovir loaded into nanoparticles
  2. Roberta Cavalli, Manuela Donalisio, Andrea Civra, Elisabetta Ranucci, Paolo Ferruti, and David Lembo

  3. Gold manno-Glyconanoparticles for Intervening in HIV gp120 Carbohydrate-Mediated Processes
  4. Paolo Di Gianvincenzo, Fabrizio Chiodo, Marco Marradi, and Soledad Penadés

  5. Nanoparticle mediated targeted delivery of antiretrovirals to the brain
  6. Supriya D. Mahajan, Wing-Cheung Law , Ravikumar Aalinkeel, Jessica Reynolds, Bindukumar B Nair, Ken-Tye Yong, Indrajit Roy, Paras N. Prasad and Stanley A. Schwartz.

    Antibacterial Nanomedicines

  7. Antibacterial activity of doxycycline-loaded nanoparticles
  8. Ranjita Misra and Sanjeeb K Sahoo

  9. Antimicrobial properties of electrically formed elastomeric polyurethane-copper oxide nanocomposites for medical and dental applications
  10. Z.Ahmad, M.A.Vargas-Reus, R. Bakhshi, F. Ryan, G.G. Ren, F. Oktar, and R.P. Allaker

    Nanomedicines in Immunotherapy

  11. Gastrointestinal delivery of anti-inflammatory nanoparticles
  12. Hamed Laroui, Shanthi V Sitaraman, and Didier Merlin

  13. Chitosan-based nanoparticles as a Hepatitis B antigen delivery system
  14. Filipa Lebre , Dulce Bento , Sandra Jesus , and Olga Borges

  15. Targeting nanoparticles to dendritic cells for immunotherapy
  16. Luis J. Cruz, Paul J. Tacken,Felix Rueda, Joan Carles Domingo, Fernando Albericio, and Carl G. Figdor

    Diagnostic Nanomedicine

  17. Design and fabrication of N-Alkyl-polyethylenimine stabilized iron oxide nanoclusters for gene delivery
  18. Gang Liu, Zhiyong Wang, Seulki Lee, Hua Ai, Xiaoyuan Chen

  19. Protein-Carbon Nanotube Sensors: Single Platform Integrated Micro Clinical Lab for Monitoring Blood Analytes
  20. Sowmya Viswanathan, Pingzuo Li, Wonbong Choi, Slawomir Filipek, T. A. Balasubramaniam and V. Renugopalakrishnan

    Nanomedicine Toxicity

  21. Investigating the toxic effects of iron oxide nanoparticles
  22. Stefaan J. Soenen, Marcel De Cuyper, Stefaan C. De Smedt and Kevin Braeckmans

  23. Cytotoxicity of Gold Nanoparticles
  24. Yu Pan, Matthias Bartneck, and Willi Jahnen-Dechent

    Antifibrotic Nanomedicine

  25. Design of target-seeking antifibrotic compounds
  26. Tero A.H. Järvinen, and Erkki Ruoslahti

    Genetic Nanomedicine

  27. Cell-penetrating peptide-based systems for nucleic acid delivery: A biological and biophysical approach
  28. Sara Trabulo, Ana L. Cardoso, Ana M.S. Cardoso,, Nejat Düzgüneş, Amália S. Jurado and Maria C. Pedroso de Lima

  29. Multifunctional envelope-type nano-device (MEND) for organelle targeting via a step-wise membrane fusion process
  30. Yuma Yamada, Hidetaka Akita, Hideyoshi Harashima

  31. Lipopolyplexes as nanomedicines for therapeutic gene delivery
  32. Leire García, Koldo Urbiola, Nejat Düzgüneş and Conchita Tros de Ilarduya

  33. Interfering nanoparticles (iNOPs) for silencing microRNAs
  34. Huricha Baigude and Tariq M. Rana

  35. Genetic Nanomedicine: Gene Delivery by Targeted Lipoplexes

Nejat Düzgüneş and Conchita Tros de Ilarduya


This volume in the Methods in Enzymology series comprehensively covers Infectious Diseases, Immunotheraphy, Gene Medicine, Diagnostics and Toxicology of Nanomedicine. With an international board of authors, this volume is split into sections that cover subjects such as Nanomedicines in Immunotherapy, Nanomedicine toxicity, and Diagnostic Nanomedicine.

Key Features

  • Comprehensively covers infectious diseases, immunotherapy, gene medicine, diagnostics, and toxicology of nanomedicine
  • International board of authors
  • Split into sections that cover subjects such as Nanomedicines in Immunotherapy, Nanomedicine Toxicity, and Diagnostic Nanomedicine


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


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About the Serial Volume Editor

Nejat Duzgunes

Affiliations and Expertise

University of The Pacific School of Dentistry, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.