14. Progress of Nanobiomaterials for Theranostic Systems

  1. Ashutosh Tiwari2,
  2. Murugan Ramalingam3,
  3. Hisatoshi Kobayashi4 and
  4. Anthony P.F. Turner2
  1. Dipendra Gyawali,
  2. Michael Palmer,
  3. Richard T. Tran and
  4. Jian Yang

Published Online: 16 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118523025.ch14

Biomedical Materials and Diagnostic Devices

Biomedical Materials and Diagnostic Devices

How to Cite

Gyawali, D., Palmer, M., Tran, R. T. and Yang, J. (2012) Progress of Nanobiomaterials for Theranostic Systems, 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.ch14

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. Department of Bioengineering, The University of Texas at Arlington, Joint Biomedical Engineering Program, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and The University of Texas at Arlington, Dallas, Texas, USA

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:

  • Nanomedicine;
  • nanomaterials;
  • drug delivery;
  • imaging;
  • theranostic system;
  • fluorescent polymer;
  • quantum dots;
  • gold nanoparticles;
  • iron oxide nanoparticles

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Design Concerns for Theranostic Nanosystems

  • Designing a Smart and Functional Theranostic System

  • Materials for Theranostic System

  • Theranostic Systems and Applications

  • Future Outlook