Chapter 2. Nucleic Acid Delivery and Localizing Delivery with Magnetic Nanoparticles
- Dr. Vinod Labhasetwar Ph.D. staff scientist postdoctoral fellow faculty member associate professor professor2 and
- Dr. Diandra L. Leslie-Pelecky Ph.D. associate professor3
Published Online: 3 JAN 2007
Copyright © 2007 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Biomedical Applications of Nanotechnology
How to Cite
Plank, C., Schillinger, U., Vlaskou, D. and Mykhaylyk, O. (2007) Nucleic Acid Delivery and Localizing Delivery with Magnetic Nanoparticles, in Biomedical Applications of Nanotechnology (eds V. Labhasetwar and D. L. Leslie-Pelecky), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470152928.ch2
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Nebraska Center for Materials Nanoscience and Nanoscience, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
- Published Online: 3 JAN 2007
- Published Print: 30 JUL 2007
Print ISBN: 9780471722427
Online ISBN: 9780470152928
- magnetically targeted nucleic acid delivery;
- vector localization by magnetic force (magnetofection);
- drug localization and nucleic acid delivery
This chapter contains sections titled:
Nucleic Acid Delivery—What for?
Nucleic Acid Delivery—How?
Why is Localization of Drug and Nucleic Acid Delivery Important?
Methods of Localization and of Local Control
Establishing Target Cell Contact
Vector Localization by Magnetic Force (Magnetofection)
Use of Ultrasound to Trigger Localized Delivery, Microbubbles, and Magnetic Microbubbles