10. Biomedical Applications of Metal–Organic Frameworks

  1. Dr. David Farrusseng
  1. Patricia Horcajada1,
  2. Christian Serre1,
  3. Alistair C. McKinlay2 and
  4. Russell E. Morris2

Published Online: 19 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527635856.ch10

Metal-Organic Frameworks: Applications from Catalysis to Gas Storage

Metal-Organic Frameworks: Applications from Catalysis to Gas Storage

How to Cite

Horcajada, P., Serre, C., McKinlay, A. C. and Morris, R. E. (2011) Biomedical Applications of Metal–Organic Frameworks, in Metal-Organic Frameworks: Applications from Catalysis to Gas Storage (ed D. Farrusseng), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527635856.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Université Lyon 1, IRCELYON, CNRS UMR 5256, 2 avenue Albert Einstein, 69626 Villeurbanne, France

Author Information

  1. 1

    Université de Versailles St.-Quentin en Yvelines, Institut Lavoisier, UMR CNRS 8180, 45 Avenue des Etats-Unis, 78035 Versailles, France

  2. 2

    University of St. Andrews, EaStChem School of Chemistry, Purdie Building, North Haugh, St. Andrews KY16 9ST, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 JUL 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527328703

Online ISBN: 9783527635856

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Keywords:

  • controlled release;
  • drug carriers;
  • metal–organic frameworks;
  • nanoparticles;
  • therapeutics;
  • toxicity;
  • surface modification;
  • drug delivery

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • MOFs for Bioapplications

  • Therapeutics

  • Diagnostics

  • From Synthesis of Nanoparticles to Surface Modification and Shaping

  • Discussion and Conclusion

  • References