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Polysaccharide-Based Nanocomposites for Gene Delivery and Tissue Engineering - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128212301

Polysaccharide-Based Nanocomposites for Gene Delivery and Tissue Engineering

1st Edition

Editors: Showkat Ahmad Bhawani Zoheb Karim Mohammad Jawaid
Paperback ISBN: 9780128212301
Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
Published Date: 1st June 2021
Page Count: 400
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Table of Contents

1. Polysaccharides
2. Nanocomposites

Section 1: Polysaccharide based nanocomposites for tissue engineering
3. Chitosan and its derivatives-based dimensional frameworks as carrier for gene delivery
4. Alginate-based hydrogels for tissue engineering
5. Hyaluronic acid-based hydrogels for tissue engineering
6. Heparin-based nanocomposites for tissue engineering
7. Cellulose-based nanocomposites for tissue engineering
8. Dextran and pullulan-based nanocomposites for tissue engineering
9. Gellan and xanthan-based nanocomposites for tissue engineering
10. Xanthun gum-based nanocomposites for tissue engineering
11. Polysaccharide-based 3D bioprinter inks for tissue engineering

Section 2: Polysaccharide based nanocomposites for gene delivery
12. Chitosan-based nanocomposites for gene delivery
13. Starch-based nanocomposites for gene delivery
14. Chitosan magnetic nanocomposites for gene delivery
15. Starch magnetic nanocomposites for gene delivery
16. Hyaluronic acid magnetic nanocomposites for gene delivery


Description

Polysaccharide-Based Nanocomposites for Gene Delivery and Tissue Engineering presents quantitative background on new polysaccharide nanocomposites in a clear and logical way, highlighting the most exciting applications in gene delivery and tissue engineering and their progress. The book focuses on the different types of polysaccharide nanocomposites for gene delivery and tissue engineering and covers polysaccharide hydrogels for tissue engineering and polysaccharide magnetic nanocomposites for gene delivery. Chapters cover various nanocomposites presented in twenty-one separate chapters. This book will be of great interest to all those researching the development and applications of polysaccharide-based nanocomposites for modeling.

As polysaccharide-based nanocomposites promise cutting-edge applications in gene delivery and tissue engineering, with their development at the forefront of modern medicine, this book is a welcome title on this exciting science.

Key Features

  • Presents quantitative background on new polysaccharide nanocomposites for advanced medicine
  • Focuses on polysaccharide nanocomposites in relation to gene delivery and tissue engineering
  • Highlights the most exciting, leading-edge applications in gene delivery and tissue engineering
  • Covers polysaccharide hydrogels for tissue engineering and magnetic nanocomposites for gene delivery
  • Offers a logical and useful presentation of polysaccharide nanocomposites organized first by application and then by nanocomposite

Readership

Biomedical engineers, pharmacologists, and materials scientists; Researchers specialising in polysaccharides, gene delivery, and tissue engineering; Chemists and chemical engineers; Postgraduate students in polymer technology, biomedical science, and biotechnology


Details

No. of pages:
400
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Woodhead Publishing 2021
Published:
1st June 2021
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
Paperback ISBN:
9780128212301

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About the Editors

Showkat Ahmad Bhawani

Dr. Showkat Ahmad Bhawani is presently working as an Associate Professor at the Department of chemistry, Faculty of Resource Science and Technology, UNIMAS Malaysia. In addition to this, he has a teaching experience of two years from King Abdul Aziz University- North Jeddah and a post-doctoral experience of Three years from the Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. He has received his M Sc. in Analytical Chemistry and Ph D. in Applied Analytical Chemistry from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India. He is working on the synthesis of molecular Imprinting polymers for the removal/extraction of dyes, fungicides, and various natural products from environmental and biological samples. In addition to this, he is also working on the development of new test methods and determining standard conditions for analysis (Separation, Isolation, and Determination) of various analytes from environmental and biological samples. He is involved in the analysis of samples like Surfactants, Amino acids, Drugs, Vitamins, Sugars, and Metal ions. He has published 1 book and 8 book chapters and he has published more than 30 papers in various journals. He is a life member of the Asian polymer association and editorial board member of several journals.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Resource Science and Technology, UNIMAS, Malaysia

Zoheb Karim

His research focuses on the process-property-application correlation of nanocellulose-based assembled dimensional structures, as well as the fabrication of functionally and structurally sound dimensional architecture for predefined applications. He has presented widely on his research, publishing ten book chapters, and over 30 research papers. He serves as a consultant both in academia and for industry.

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Research Scientist, MoRe Research Ornskoldsvik AB, Sweden

Mohammad Jawaid

Dr. Mohammad Jawaid is currently working as a Fellow Researcher (Associate Professor), at the Biocomposite Technology Laboratory, Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products (INTROP), Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia and has also been a Visiting Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia since June 2013. He is also a Visiting Scholar at TEMAG Labs, Department of Textile Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey. Previously he worked as a Visiting Lecturer, at the Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and also worked as an Expatriate Lecturer under the UNDP project with the Ministry of Education of Ethiopia at Adama University, Ethiopia. He received his Ph.D. from the Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. He has more than 10 years of experience in teaching, research, and with industry. His research interests include Hybrid Reinforced/Filled Polymer Composites, Advance Materials: Graphene/Nanoclay/Fire Retardant, Lignocellulosic Reinforced/Filled Polymer Composites, Modification and Treatment of Lignocellulosic Fibres and Solid Wood, Nano Composites and Nanocellulose fibres, and Polymer blends. So far he has published 5 books, 12 book chapters, and more than 130 International journal papers and 4 Published review papers in the Top 25 hot articles on Science Direct during 2014-2015. He is also the Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the Malaysian Polymer Journal and Guest Editor for Current Organic Synthesis and Current Analytical Chemistry. He is the reviewer of several high impact ISI journals (44 Journals).

Affiliations and Expertise

Biocomposite Technology Laboratory, Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia