While the interdisciplinary field of materials science and engineering is relatively new, remarkable developments in materials have emerged for biological and medical applications, from biocompatible polymers in medical devices to the use of carbon nanotubes as drug delivery vehicles. Exploring these materials and applications, Materials in Biology and Medicine presents the background and real-world examples of advanced materials in biomedical engineering, biology, and medicine.
Magnetic Nanoparticles: From Fabrication to Clinical Applications presents the latest information in magnetic nanoparticle (MNP) research and provides a comprehensive review, from synthesis, characterization, and biofunctionalization to clinical applications of MNPs, including the diagnosis and treatment of cancers. This book features contributions from the most qualified experts in the exciting field and presents
translational research on tailored magnetic nanoparticles for biomedical applications spanning a variety of disciplines.