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Role of Novel Drug Delivery Vehicles in Nanobiomedicine

Edited by Rajeev Tyagi

Institute of Microbial Technology


Neeraj Garg

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research

Rahul Shukla

National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research

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Prakash Singh Bisen

Jiwaji University

Medical Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine introduces non-experts to the world of nanomedicine and its evolving organizational infrastructure. Considering the fluid nature of nano breakthroughs and the delicate balance between benefits and consequences as they apply to medicine, readers at all levels will gain a practical, understandable base of information on these developments so that they may take the greatest advantage of them. This practical reference investigates the impact of nanotechnology on applications in medicine and biomedical sciences, and the broader societal and economic effects. Eschewing technological details, it focuses on enhancing awareness of the business, regulatory, and administrative aspects of medical applications. It gives readers a critical, balanced, and realistic evaluation of existing nanomedicine developments and future prospects and provides an ideal foundation upon which to plan and make decisions.

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Role of Novel Drug Delivery Vehicles in NanobiomedicineEdited by Rajeev Tyagi

Published: February 26th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77468

ISBN: 978-1-78923-986-7

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-985-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78984-330-9

Copyright year: 2020

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4842 Total Chapter Downloads

10 Crossref Citations

5 Web of Science Citations

29 Dimensions Citations


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1. Aptamers for Targeted Delivery: Current Challenges and Future Opportunities

By Chetan Chandola and Muniasamy Neerathilingam


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2. Breaking down the Barrier: Topical Liposomes as Nanocarriers for Drug Delivery into the Posterior Segment of the Eyeball

By Arturo Santos, Juan C. Altamirano-Vallejo, José Navarro-Partida, Alejandro González-De la Rosa and Jane H. Hsiao


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3. Lipid Polymer Hybrid Nanoparticles: A Novel Approach for Drug Delivery

By Nayab Tahir, Muhammad Tahir Haseeb, Asadullah Madni, Farzana Parveen, Muhammad Muzamil Khan, Safiullah Khan, Nasrullah Jan and Arshad Khan


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4. Preparation and Characterisation of Niosomal Emulsions as Novel Drug Delivery Vehicle Derived from Natural Seaweeds

By Reshma Joy, Franklin John and Jinu George


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5. Solid Lipid Based Nano-particulate Formulations in Drug Targeting

By Bibhash Chandra Mohanta, Subas Chandra Dinda, Narahari Narayan Palei and Jyotirmoy Deb


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6. Drug Delivery through Targeted Approach with Special References to Phytosomes

By Mahendra Rana, Aadesh Kumar and Amita J. Rana


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7. Polymer Properties: Functionalization and Surface Modified Nanoparticles

By Chander Amgoth, Chiuyen Phan, Murali Banavoth, Santosh Rompivalasa and Guping Tang


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8. Applications of Chitosan in Pulmonary Drug Delivery

By Xiuwen Guan and Weifen Zhang


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