11. Theranostic Nanoparticles for Cancer Imaging and Therapy

  1. Ashutosh Tiwari and
  2. Atul Tiwari
  1. Mami Murakami,
  2. Mark J. Ernsting and
  3. Shyh-Dar Li

Published Online: 18 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118644591.ch11

Nanomaterials in Drug Delivery, Imaging, and Tissue Engineering

Nanomaterials in Drug Delivery, Imaging, and Tissue Engineering

How to Cite

Murakami, M., Ernsting, M. J. and Li, S.-D. (2013) Theranostic Nanoparticles for Cancer Imaging and Therapy, in Nanomaterials in Drug Delivery, Imaging, and Tissue Engineering (eds A. Tiwari and A. Tiwari), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118644591.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 FEB 2013
  2. Published Print: 4 FEB 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118290323

Online ISBN: 9781118644591

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Keywords:

  • Imaging;
  • nanoparticles;
  • drug delivery systems;
  • theranostics;
  • multifunctional;
  • cancer;
  • biodistributions;
  • pharmacodynamics;
  • pharmacokinetics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Noninvasive Monitoring of Biodistribution

  • Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Monitoring Drug Release

  • Theranostics to Image Therapeutic Response

  • Conclusion and Future Directions