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Title Nanofabrication towards biomedical applications : techniques, tools, applications, and impact / edited by C.S.S.R. Kumar, J. Hormes, C. Leuschner
Published Weinheim : Wiley-VCH, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 420 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Synthetic approaches to metallic nanomaterials / Ryan Richards, Helmut Bönnemann -- Synthetic approaches for carbon nanotubes / Bingqing Wei, Robert Vajtai, Pulickel M. Ajayan -- Nanostructured systems from low-dimensional building blocks / Donghai Wang, Maria P. Gil, Guang Lu, Yunfeng Lu -- Nanostructured collagen mimics in tissue engineering / Sergey E. Paramonov, Jeffrey D. Hartgerink -- Molecular biomimetics : building materials nature's way, one molecule at a time / Candan Tamerler, Mehmet Sarikaya -- Electron microscopy techniques for characterization of nanomaterials / Jian-Min (Jim) Zuo -- X-ray methods for the characterization of nanoparticles / Hartwig Modrow -- Single-molecule detection and manipulation in nanotechnology and biology / Christopher L. Kuyper, Gavin D.M. Jeffries, Robert M. Lorenz, Daniel T. Chiu -- Nanotechnologies for cellular and molecular imaging by MRI / Patrick M. Winter, Shelton D. Caruthers, Samuel A. Wickline, Gregory M. Lanza -- Nanotechnology in nonviral gene delivery / Latha M. Santhakumaran, Alex Chen, C.K.S. Pillai, Thresia Thomas, Huixin He, T.J. Thomas -- Nanoparticles for cancer drug delivery / Carola Leuschner, Challa S.S.R. Kumar -- Diagnostic and therapeutic applications of metal nanoshells / Christopher Loo, Alex Lin, Leon Hirsch, Min-Ho Lee, Jennifer Barton, Naomi Halas, Jennifer West, Rebekah Drezek -- Decorporation of biohazards utilizing nanoscale magnetic carrier systems / Axel J. Rosengart, Michael D. Kaminski -- Nanotechnology in biological agent decontamination / Peter K. Stoimenov, Kenneth J. Klabunde -- Too small to see : educating the next generation in nanoscale science and engineering / Anna M. Waldron, Keith Sheppard, Douglas Spencer, Carl A. Batt -- Nanobiomedical technology : financial, legal, clinical, political, ethical, and societal challenges to implementation / Steven A. Edwards
Summary This book focuses on the materials, synthetic methods, tools and techniques being developed in the nanoregime towards the life sciences -- in particular biology, biotechnology and medicine. Readers from materials science, engineering, chemistry, biology and medical backgrounds will find detailed accounts of the design and synthesis of nanomaterials and the tools and techniques involved in their production for applications in biology, biotechnology and medicine
Analysis Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Print version record
Subject Biomedical materials.
Molecular electronics.
Nanostructured materials.
Biomedical Technology.
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung.
Form Electronic book
Author Hormes, J. (Josef)
Kumar, C. S. S. R. (Challa S. S. R.)
Leuschner, C. (Carola)
John Wiley & Sons.
ISBN 1280519894
3527311157 (print. edition)
3527603476 (electronic bk.)
352760460X (electronic bk.)
9783527311156 (print. edition)
9783527603473 (electronic bk.)
9783527604609 (electronic bk.)