13. Ground-Breaking Changes in Mimetic and Novel Nanostructured Composites for Intelligent-, Adaptive- and In vivo-Responsive Drug Delivery Therapies

  1. Ashutosh Tiwari2,
  2. Murugan Ramalingam3,
  3. Hisatoshi Kobayashi4 and
  4. Anthony P.F. Turner2
  1. Dipak K. Sarker

Published Online: 16 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118523025.ch13

Biomedical Materials and Diagnostic Devices

Biomedical Materials and Diagnostic Devices

How to Cite

Sarker, D. K. (2012) Ground-Breaking Changes in Mimetic and Novel Nanostructured Composites for Intelligent-, Adaptive- and In vivo-Responsive Drug Delivery Therapies, in Biomedical Materials and Diagnostic Devices (eds A. Tiwari, M. Ramalingam, H. Kobayashi and A. P.F. Turner), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118523025.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Biosensors & Bioelectronics Center, Linköping University, Sweden

  2. 3

    University of Strasbourg, France

  3. 4

    National Institute for Materials Science, Japan

Author Information

  1. Interfacial Nanotechnology Laboratory, Chemical Biology Research Group, School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences, University of Brighton, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 OCT 2012
  2. Published Print: 24 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118030141

Online ISBN: 9781118523025

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Keywords:

  • Polymer;
  • conjugate;
  • composite;
  • conformation;
  • lipid capsule;
  • stealth;
  • nanoparticle;
  • biocompatibility

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Obstacles to the Clinician

  • Hurdles for the Pharmaceuticist

  • Nanostructures

  • Surface Coating

  • Cell Promoting, Toxicity and Clearance

  • Formulation Conditions and Parameters

  • Delivery Systems

  • Evaluation

  • Conclusions