18. Biomedical and Biomedicine Applications of CNTs

  1. Dr. Mary Mehrnoosh Eshaghian-Wilner Adjunct Professor
  1. Dr. Tulin Mangir Professor Director1,2,3

Published Online: 24 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470429983.ch18

Bio-Inspired and Nanoscale Integrated Computing

Bio-Inspired and Nanoscale Integrated Computing

How to Cite

Mangir, T. (2009) Biomedical and Biomedicine Applications of CNTs, in Bio-Inspired and Nanoscale Integrated Computing (ed M. M. Eshaghian-Wilner), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470429983.ch18

Editor Information

  1. Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Electrical Engineering Department, College of Engineering, California State University, Long Beach, California, USA

  2. 2

    Nano Technology Lab, California State University, Long Beach, California, USA

  3. 3

    Wireless and Mobile Security Lab, California State University, Long Beach, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 29 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470116593

Online ISBN: 9780470429983

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Keywords:

  • biomedical and biomedicine applications of CNTs;
  • CNTs cathode material use and free flowing electron generation;
  • CNT commercial biomedical applications

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Functionalization of Carbon Nanotubes

  • Potential Applications of Carbon Nanotubes in Biology and Medicine

  • Commercial Biomedical Applications of Carbon Nanotubes

  • Research Tools for Discovering New Drugs

  • Issues in the Biological Applications

  • Conclusions

  • References