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Author Zarepour, Atefeh, author

Title SPIONs as nano-theranostics agents / Atefeh Zarepour, Ali Zarrabi, Arezoo Khosravi
Published Singapore : Springer, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 44 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series SpringerBriefs in applied sciences and technology, Nanotheranostics, 2191-530X
SpringerBriefs in applied sciences and technology. Nanotheranostics.
Contents Abbreviations; List of Figures; 1 SPIONs as Nano-Theranostics Agents; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Iron Oxide Nanoparticles; 1.2.1 Properties of Magnetic Nanoparticles; Magnetic Behavior; Size; Charge; Surface Functionality and Colloidal Stability; 1.2.2 Methods of Preparation; Copercipitation; Sol-Gel; Thermal Decomposition; Polyol; Sonolysis; Hydrothermal; Microemulsion; Green Synthesis; Other Methods; 1.3 Biomedical Applications; 1.3.1 Biological Applications Tissue Engineering1.3.1.2 Magnetic Separation; Toxin Decorporation; Virus and Bacterial Separation; Protein and Nucleic Acid Separation; Enzyme Immobilization; Cell Labeling and Separation; 1.3.2 Theranostics and Nano-Theranostics Applications of SPIONs; Theranostics and Nano-Theranostics; Diagnosis; Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI): Principles and Applications; Multimodal Imaging; Therapy; Hyperthermia; Drug and Gene Delivery; Targeting Approaches; Surface Functionalization; Other Therapy SPIONs Based Nano-Theranostics for Cancer Therapy1.3.2.5 SPIONs Based Nano-Theranostics for Inflammation, Neurodegenerative and Autoimmune Disease; 1.4 Challenges and Future Prospects; References
Summary This Brief introduces SuperParamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles (SPIONs), the different synthesis approaches, their applications in the field of diagnostics and treatment and finally as theranostic agents in cancer
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Nanoparticles.
Form Electronic book
Author Khosravi, Arezoo, author
Z̤arrābī, ʻAlī, author
ISBN 9789811035630 (electronic bk.)
9811035636 (electronic bk.)