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New Perspectives in Biosensors Technology and Applications

A biosensor is a detecting device that combines a transducer with a biologically sensitive and selective component. Biosensors can measure compounds present in the environment, chemical processes, food and human body at low cost if compared with traditional analytical techniques. This book covers a wide range of aspects and issues related to biosensor technology, bringing together researchers from 12 different countries. The book consists of 20 chapters written by 69 authors and divided in three sections: Biosensors Technology and Materials, Biosensors for Health and Biosensors for Environment and Biosecurity.

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New Perspectives in Biosensors Technology and ApplicationsEdited by Pier Andrea Serra

Published: July 27th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/936

ISBN: 978-953-307-448-1

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38673 Total Chapter Downloads

11 Crossref Citations

39 Web of Science Citations

28 Dimensions Citations

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1. FAIMS Biochemical Sensor Based on MEMS Technology

By Fei Tang, Xiaohao Wang and Chulong Xu

2278

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2. Intelligent sensory micro-nanosystems and networks

By Yauhen Varabei, Nikita Khmurovich and Vladimir M. Koleshko

1542

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3. SPR Biosensor Technique Supports Development in Biomaterials Engineering

By Witold Szymanski, Jacek Szymanski, Marta Walczynska, Magdalena Walkowiak-Przybylo, Piotr Komorowski, Wieslawa Okroj, Witold Jakubowski, Marta Kaminska and Bogdan Walkowiak

2120

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4. Highly Sensitive SPR Biosensor Based on Nanoimprinting Technology

By Satoshi Fujita and Takeo Nishikawa

2235

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5. Numerical Optimization of Plasmonic Biosensors

By Dominique Barchiesi

1270

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6. Biosensing Based on Luminescent Semiconductor Quantum Dots and Rare Earth Up-Conversion Nanoparticles

By Jun Zhang, Changyan Li, Wenzhi Zhao, Baocang Liu, Yunxia Liu and Gaole Aletan

2173

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7. Biosensors Based on Biological Nanostructures

By Wendel Alves, Wellington Alves, Camila Pinheiro Sousa, Sergio Kogikoski Jr., Rondes Ferreira Da Silva, Heliane Amaral, Michelle Silva Liberato, Vani Xavier De Oliveira Jr., Tatiana Martins and Pedro Mitsuo Takahashi

1464

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8. Diamond as functional material for bioelectronics and biotechnology

By Bohuslav Rezek, Marie Krátká, Egor Ukraintsev, Oleg Babchenko, Alexander Kromka, Antonín Brož and Marie Kalbacova

1525

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9. New Generation Biosensors based on Ellipsometry

By Bora Garipcan, Mustafa Caglayan and Gokhan Demirel

2002

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10. Mathematical modeling of biosensors: Enzyme-substrate interaction and biomolecular interaction

By A. Meena, A.Eswari and L. Rajendran

2371

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11. Numerical Analysis and Simulation of Fluidics in Nanogap-Embedded Separated Double-Gate Field Effect Transistor for Biosensor

By Maesoon Im and Yang-Kyu Choi

1215

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12. Fabrication of biosensors using vinyl polymer-grafted carbon nanotubes

By Da-Jung Chung, Hae-Doo Kwen and Seong-Ho Choi

2453

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13. Design and Fabrication of 3D Skyscraper Nanostructures and Their Application as Electrodes in Biosensors

By Guigen Zhang

995

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14. Screen printed electrodes improve mass transfer

By Romana Sejnohova, Vítěžslav Hanák and Jan Krejci

1421

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15. CMOS, Delta-Sigma pH-to-Digital Converter as New Integrated Device for Potentiometric Biosensors Applications

By Chung-Yuan Chen and Tai-Ping Sun

1826

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16. Design and Preparation of Nanostructured Prussian Blue Modified Electrode for Glucose Detection

By Wanqin Jin, Zhenyu Chu and Yannan Zhang

1697

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17. Detection of Oxidative Stress Biomarkers Using Novel Nanostructured Biosensors

By Maria Hepel and Magdalena Stobiecka

2215

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18. Portable Bio-Devices: Design of electrochemical instruments from miniaturized to implantable devices

By Jordi Colomer-Farrarons, Pere Ll. Miribel-Català, A. Ivón Rodríguez-Villarreal and Josep Samitier

2554

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19. Carbon Nanotube-Based Cholinesterase Biosensors for the Detection of Pesticides

By Xiuli Yue and Zhifei Dai

2607

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20. Nanointegration: Sensor Enhancement using Nanomaterials to Detect the Pharmaceutical Residue

By Chandra Padidem, Sajid Bashir and Jingbo Liu

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