Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

The Delivery of Nanoparticles

Edited by Abbass A. Hashim

Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom

Nanoparticle is a general challenge for today's technology and the near future observations of science. Nanoparticles cover mostly all types of sciences and manufacturing technologies. The properties of this particle are flying over today scientific barriers and have passed the limitations of conventional sciences. This is the reason why nanoparticles have been evaluated for the use in many fields. InTech publisher and the contributing authors of this book in nanoparticles are all overconfident to invite all scientists to read this new book. The book's potential was held until it was approached by the art of exploring the most advanced research in the field of nano-scale particles, preparation techniques and the way of reaching their destination. 25 reputable chapters were framed in this book and there were alienated into four altered sections; Toxic Nanoparticles, Drug Nanoparticles, Biological Activities and Nano-Technology.

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The Delivery of NanoparticlesEdited by Abbass A. Hashim

Published: May 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2647

ISBN: 978-953-51-0615-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4294-2

Copyright year: 2012

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112961 Total Chapter Downloads

71 Crossref Citations

169 Web of Science Citations

226 Dimensions Citations

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1. Silver Nanoparticles

By Hassan Korbekandi and Siavash Iravani

30880

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2. In vivo Toxicity Studies of Pristine Carbon Nanotubes: A Review

By Jelena Kolosnjaj-Tabi, Henri Szwarc and Fathi Moussa

1974

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3. Cytotoxicity of Tamoxifen-Loaded Solid Lipid Nanoparticles

By Roghayeh Abbasalipourkabir, Aref Salehzadeh and Rasedee Abdullah

2910

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4. In-Situ Versus Post-Synthetic Stabilization of Metal Oxide Nanoparticles

By Georg Garnweitner

2700

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5. The Development of Magnetic Drug Delivery and Disposition

By Michal Piotr Marszall

2393

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6. Drug Nanoparticles - An Overview

By Vijaykumar Nekkanti, Venkateswarlu Vabalaboina and Raviraj Pillai

8361

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7. Aptamer-Nanoparticle Bioconjugates for Drug Delivery

By Veli C. Özalp and Thomas Schäfer

6563

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8. Nanoparticles Based on Modified Polysaccharides

By Hassan Namazi, Farzaneh Fathi and Abolfazl Heydari

7204

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9. Polysaccharide-Based Nanoparticles for Controlled Release Formulations

By A. Martínez, A. Fernández, E. Pérez, M. Benito, J.M. Teijón and M.D. Blanco

4444

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10. Electrospray Production of Nanoparticles for Drug/Nucleic Acid Delivery

By Yun Wu, Anthony Duong, L. James Lee and Barbara E. Wyslouzil

3690

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11. Microbubble Therapies

By Ajay Sud and Shiva Dindyal

2212

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12. Advanced Core-Shell Composite Nanoparticles Through Pickering Emulsion Polymerization

By Lenore L. Dai

3165

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13. Biological Activities of Carbon Nanotubes

By Anurag Mishra, Yon Rojanasakul and Liying Wang

2058

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14. Nanoparticles and Nanostructures for Biophotonic Applications

By Enzo Di Fabrizio, Francesco Gentile, Michela Perrone Donnorso, Manohar Chirumamilla Chowdary, Ermanno Miele, Maria Laura Coluccio, Rosanna La Rocca, Rosaria Brescia, Roman Krahne, Gobind Das, Francesco De Angelis, Carlo Liberale, Andrea Toma, Luca Razzari, Liberato Manna and Remo Proietti Zaccaria

2156

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15. Water-Soluble Single-Nano Carbon Particles: Fullerenol and Its Derivatives

By Ken Kokubo

2352

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16. Self-Organization and Morphological Characteristics of the Selenium Containing Nanostructures on the Base of Strong Polyacids

By S.V. Valueva and L.N. Borovikova

1199

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17. Rapid Nanoparticle Characterization

By Rajasekhar Anumolu and Leonard F. Pease III

3026

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18. The Reactivity of Colloidal Inorganic Nanoparticles

By Neus G. Bastus, Eudald Casals, Isaac Ojea, Miriam Varon and Victor Puntes

2571

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19. Platinum Fuel Cell Nanoparticle Syntheses: Effect on Morphology, Structure and Electrocatalytic Behavior

By C. Coutanceau, S. Baranton and T.W. Napporn

4149

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20. Characteristics of the Laser-Induced Breakdown Detection of Colloidal Nanoparticles for Determining Particle Size

By E.C. Jung and H.R. Cho

2395

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21. Bulk Nanocrystalline Thermoelectrics Based on Bi-Sb-Te Solid Solution

By L.P. Bulat, D.A. Pshenai-Severin, V.V. Karatayev, V.B. Osvenskii, Yu.N. Parkhomenko, M. Lavrentev, A. Sorokin, V.D. Blank, G.I. Pivovarov, V.T. Bublik and N.Yu. Tabachkova

1677

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22. Self-Assembling Siloxane Nanoparticles with Three Phases

By Masatoshi Iji

1764

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23. One-Step Synthesis of Oval Shaped Silica/Epoxy Nanocomposite: Process, Formation Mechanism and Properties

By Nopphawan Phonthammachai, Hongling Chia and Chaobin He

3245

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24. Low Energy Emulsification Methods for Nanoparticles Synthesis

By Veronique Sadtler, Johanna M. Galindo-Alvarez and Emmanuelle Marie -Bégué

3989

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25. Nanoparticles in Ancient Materials: The Metallic Lustre Decorations of Medieval Ceramics

By Philippe Sciau

5921

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