Smart Nanomaterials to Combat the Spread of Viral Infections

Smart Nanomaterials to Combat the Spread of Viral Infections

Advanced Strategies for the Prevention of Viral Infections

1st Edition - February 1, 2023

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  • Editors: Raju Khan, Mohd. Abubakar Sadique
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323991483

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Smart Nanomaterials to Combat the Spread of Viral Infections: Advanced Strategies for the Prevention of Viral Infections presents nanotechnology-based approaches with detailed preventive and treatment methodologies for enabling their application in antiviral systems. The book discusses the role of metal nanoparticles for the treatment and prevention of viral infections and nanotechnology advancements in antiviral coatings to combat affected surfaces. The book also covers the use of nanomaterials for the efficient intracellular delivery of antiviral agents to disinfect and treat virus infections. Advances in smart research and the future antimicrobial applications round out the book. This book provides a comprehensive overview of smart nanomaterials and advanced nano-system applications to researchers and academics in virology, microbiology, chemistry, material science, nanotechnology and biotechnology as well as those in industry who are interested in their virucidal properties to prevent viral infection.

Key Features

  • Encompasses the novel synthesis of nanostructures and cost-effective nano-systems from functional hybrid materials, with special emphasis on their effective virucidal properties being biocompatible and economic
  • Examines mechanisms of advanced nanomaterials as effective virucidal agents in disinfectants, coatings, treatment and preventive approaches
  • Discusses possible advancements and upcoming smart research in antimicrobial applications

Readership

Researchers and academics in virology, microbiology, chemistry, material science, nanotechnology, and biotechnology; industrialists involved in the research and development (R&D) of antimicrobial applications, virucidal agents, coatings, textiles, personal protective equipment, therapeutics, disinfectants, and preventive measures, Pharma-industrialists engaged in R & D on virucidal nanomaterials for their use in antiviral applications

Table of Contents

  • 1. Overview and Summary of Infectious Disease and Challenges
    2. General preventive measures to control the transmission and COVID-19 pandemic management: A Public outreach
    3. Virucidal activity of nanomaterials for the viruses: SARS-COV-2 case study
    4. Role of metal nanoparticles for treatment of and prevention of viral infections
    5. Nanotechnology advancements in Antiviral coatings to combat viral infection surfaces
    6. Surface modified biomaterials as disinfectants to combat viral infectious: A SARS-COV-2 case study
    7. Functional nanoparticles as novel emerging antiviral therapeutic agents
    8. Advancements in Carbon-based antiviral nanomaterials: A Perspective Study
    9. Potential of graphene-modified nanostructures for Multifunctional Personal Protective Clothing
    10. Role of Nanocomposites for the Prevention and treatment of viral Infections in Healthcare
    11. Role of Copper nanostructures in household and clinical setting: Past to present outlook
    12. Advances in antiviral coating on facemasks during the COVID-19 Pandemic
    13. Nanotechnology and Materials Science Help the Fight against SARS-CoV-2
    14. Inorganic-organic hybrid capsules for efficient intracellular delivery of antiviral agents to disinfect and treat virus infections
    15. Utilization of AI and IoT-based smart nano-systems for the control and management of COVID-19 pandemic
    16. Possible advancements and upcoming smart research in antimicrobial applications: A perspective into the future

Product details

  • No. of pages: 350
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2023
  • Published: February 1, 2023
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323991483

About the Editors

Raju Khan

Dr. Khan is currently working as Principal Scientist at Microfluidics & MEMS Centre, CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute (AMPRI), Bhopal - 462026, MP, India. His current research on Bio-molecular separation, including sample preparation and detection, Microchip based separation under the concept of lab-on-a-chip and electrochemical biosensor integrated with microfluidics clinical applications. He has more than 15 years of R&D experience in CSIR & other academics R&D Institutes such as in Analytical Chemistry Group, CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat, Assam, CSIR-NPL, New Delhi and CSIR-AMPRI, Bhopal Govt. of India, respectively. He received his MSc degree in Inorganic Chemistry and Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from Jamia Millia Islamia, Central University, New Delhi, India, in 2002 & 2005, respectively. After that, he worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the “Sensor Research laboratory” Department of Chemistry, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa, in the year 2005-06 and also worked as a Fast-Track Young Scientist at CSIR-National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi Govt. of India. Dr. Khan is involved in synthesizing novel materials to fabricate electrochemical biosensors to detect target disease risk biomarker for health care monitoring. Dr. Khan is also engaged in other external project funding by the National & International collaborative project, Indo-Czech Republic & Indo-Russia. He is awarded the reputed BOYSCAST fellowship under the BOYSCAST fellowship scheme from DST and worked as a visiting scientist for one year at the University of Texas at San Antonio, UTSA, USA. Since then, he has published more than 80 articles in SCI journals which attracted more than 2700 citations, published nine book chapters in the reputed book of Elsevier and Taylor Francis, and he has also edited five books of Elsevier and Taylor Francis.

Affiliations and Expertise

Principal Scientist at Microfluidics & MEMS Centre, CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute (AMPRI), Bhopal - 462026, MP, India.

Mohd. Abubakar Sadique

Mohd. Abubakar Sadique is currently working as Junior Research Fellow at CSIR-AMPRI, Bhopal, India. He is working on a DST-SERB project entitled “Development of Rapid Electrochemical based Diagnostics for Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Infection.” He has worked as Senior Project Fellow at CSIR-CEERI on a mission mode project “Design and Fabrication of microfluidic-based Bio-Sensor for biochemical detection”. His recent research includes the use of nanotechnology for healthcare applications. He was a Gold medalist in MTech, he received his post-graduate degree in Nanotechnology from Aligarh Muslim University, India. He was a branch topper in bachelors and received a B. Tech degree in Material Science Engineering from the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, India, Mr. Sadique’s research interest includes green synthesis of nanomaterials, characterization, and their healthcare applications. Mr. Sadique has a particular interest in carbon-based nanostructures for their effectiveness in the purview of bio-sensing, diagnostics, therapeutics, and healthcare applications.

Affiliations and Expertise

Junior Research Fellow Microfluidics & MEMS Centre CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute (AMPRI)

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