4. Discrete Metalla-Assemblies as Drug Delivery Vectors

  1. Ashutosh Tiwari and
  2. Atul Tiwari
  1. Bruno Therrien

Published Online: 18 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118644591.ch4

Nanomaterials in Drug Delivery, Imaging, and Tissue Engineering

Nanomaterials in Drug Delivery, Imaging, and Tissue Engineering

How to Cite

Therrien, B. (2013) Discrete Metalla-Assemblies as Drug Delivery Vectors, 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.ch4

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:

  • Bioinorganic chemistry;
  • drug delivery;
  • enhanced permeability and retention effect;
  • host-guest systems;
  • coordination-driven self-assembly

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Complex-in-a-Complex Systems

  • Encapsulation of Pyrenyl-Functionalized Derivatives

  • Exploiting the Enhanced Permeability and Retention Effect

  • Incorporation of Photosensitizers in Metalla-Assemblies

  • Conclusion