Nanoparticle Technology for Drug Delivery
Nanoparticles, products of nanotechnology, are of increasing interest to the pharmaceutical community. They can increase drug solubility, enhance bioavailability, allow tissue targeting, offer decreased side-effects, and improve therapeutic efficacy.
Presenting the most pertinent and practical issues in the manufacturing and biological application of nanoparticles, this source presents state-of-the-art scientific contributions by seasoned authorities in the field.
Table of ContentsTechnologies for Nanoparticle Manufacturing.
Nanoparticle Characterization and Properties.
Drug Delivery Applications of Nanoparticles.
Clinical, Ethical, and Regulatory Issues.
ContributorsEditor 1 Gupta; Ram B. (Auburn University, Alabama, USA) Editor 2 Kompella; Uday B. (University of Nebraska, Omaha, USA) Contributor (Lead) Muller; Rainer H. (Freie Universitat, Berlin, Germany) Contributor (Lead) Amrite; Aniruddha C. (University of Nebraska Med Ctr, Omaha, Nebraska, USA) Contributor (Lead) Bhardwaj; Vivekanand (National Institute of Pharma. Ed. and Research, Punjab, Indi) Contributor (Lead) Borm; Paul JA (Meersen, The Netherlands) Contributor (Lead) Gelperina; Svetlana (Moscow Sechenov Med. Academy) Contributor (Lead) Haskell; Roy J. (Bristol-Myers Squibb, Co., Wallingford, Connecticut, USA) Contributor (Lead) Oyewumi; Moses O. (xxx) Contributor (Lead) Rainbow; Barrett (Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Round Lake, Illinois, USA) Contributor (Lead) Sahoo; Sanjeeb K (Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, United States)
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