6. Recent Advances of Multifunctional Nanomedicines

  1. Ajay Kumar Mishra
  1. Pradeep Pratap Singh1 and
  2. Ambika2

Published Online: 30 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118636299.ch6

Nanomedicine for Drug Delivery and Therapeutics

Nanomedicine for Drug Delivery and Therapeutics

How to Cite

Singh, P. P. and Ambika (2013) Recent Advances of Multifunctional Nanomedicines, in Nanomedicine for Drug Delivery and Therapeutics (ed A. K. Mishra), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118636299.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, Swami Shraddhanand College, University of Delhi, Delhi, India

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, Delhi, India

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:

  • Multifunctional nanomedicines;
  • nanosized drug delivery systems;
  • drug targeting;
  • nanotoxicity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nanomaterials of Biomedical Interest

  • Target-specific Pharmacotherapy: Need for Nanocarrier Delivery Systems

  • Engineering of Pharmaceutical Nanosystems

  • Applications of Pharmaceutical Nanotools

  • Nanotoxicity

  • Future prospects

  • Conclusion