16. Nanoparticles-Based Carriers for Gene Therapy and Drug Delivery

  1. Ajay Kumar Mishra
  1. Marketa Ryvolova1,2,3,
  2. Jana Drbohlavova1,3,
  3. Kristyna Smerkova2,
  4. Jana Chomoucka1,3,
  5. Pavlina Sobrova2,
  6. Vojtech Adam2,3,
  7. Pavel Kopel2,3,
  8. Jaromir Hubalek1,3 and
  9. Rene Kizek2,3

Published Online: 30 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118636299.ch16

Nanomedicine for Drug Delivery and Therapeutics

Nanomedicine for Drug Delivery and Therapeutics

How to Cite

Ryvolova, M., Drbohlavova, J., Smerkova, K., Chomoucka, J., Sobrova, P., Adam, V., Kopel, P., Hubalek, J. and Kizek, R. (2013) Nanoparticles-Based Carriers for Gene Therapy and Drug Delivery, in Nanomedicine for Drug Delivery and Therapeutics (ed A. K. Mishra), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118636299.ch16

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Microelectronics, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Communication, Brno University of Technology, Brno, Czech Republic

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Faculty of Agronomy, Mendel University in Brno, Brno, Czech Republic

  3. 3

    Central European Institute of Technology, Brno University of Technology, Brno, Czech Republic

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 22 JAN 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118414095

Online ISBN: 9781118636299

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Keywords:

  • Nanotechnologies;
  • nanoparticles;
  • gene therapy;
  • anticancer drugs;
  • drug carriers;
  • cancer;
  • cytostatic;
  • targeted therapy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Targeted Delivery

  • Conclusion