Description

This volume presents articles from the leading experts in the field in nanobiotechnology, providing students and researchers with a comprehensive review of the newly emerging area of neuroscience.

All aspects of nanomaterials induced alteration in brain function are considered. Basic chapters on methods and ways to enhance nano-drug delivery into the brain are presented as well as chapters on functional and structural changes in the CNS, including gene expression and related issues. Particular attention is given to possible therapeutic advancement regarding nano-drug formulation and their role in neuroprotection.

Readership

neuroscientists, material scientists, basic and clinical researchers in medical and biomaterial fields

Table of Contents

Section I. Nanoparticles and drug delivery to brain

Section II. nanomedicine for Diagnostic and Therapeutic use

Section III. Nanoneurotoxicity

Section IV. Nanoneuroprotection

Details

No. of pages:
264
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
Electronic ISBN:
9780080962245
Print ISBN:
9780444534316
Print ISBN:
9780444562104

About the editor