2. Multifunctional Polymeric Nanostructures for Therapy and Diagnosis

  1. Ashutosh Tiwari and
  2. Atul Tiwari
  1. Angel Contreras-García1 and
  2. Emilio Bucio2

Published Online: 18 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118644591.ch2

Nanomaterials in Drug Delivery, Imaging, and Tissue Engineering

Nanomaterials in Drug Delivery, Imaging, and Tissue Engineering

How to Cite

Contreras-García, A. and Bucio, E. (2013) Multifunctional Polymeric Nanostructures for Therapy and Diagnosis, 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.ch2

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Engineering Physics, École Poly technique, Montréal, Canada

  2. 2

    Department of Radiation Chemistry and Radiochemistry, Nuclear Sciences Institute, National University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico

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:

  • Theragnostics;
  • nanoparticles;
  • nanopolymers;
  • bioimaging;
  • drug delivery;
  • biomarkers;
  • diagnostics;
  • nanomatrerials

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Polymeric-Based Core-Shell Colloid

  • Proteins and Peptides

  • Drug Conjugates and Complexes with Synthetic Polymers

  • Dendrimers, Vesicles, and Micelles

  • Smart Nanopolymers

  • Stimuli Responsive Polymer-Metal Nanocomposites

  • Enzyme-Responsive Nanoparticles

  • Carbon Nanotubes

  • Hybrid Polymeric Nanomaterials