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Nanoparticles in Medicine

Editors: Shukla, Ashutosh Kumar (Ed.)

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  • Discusses the use of nanoparticles in the field of medicine and in sub-disciplines such as cancer therapy, dentistry, and dermatology. 
  • Describes the pros and cons of nanoparticle applications in medicine
  • Includes ample illustrations 
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This book describes the medical applications of inorganic nanoparticles. Nanomedicine is a relatively advanced field, which enhances the treatment of various diseases, offering new options for overcoming the problems associated with the use of conventional medicines. Discussing the toxicological and safety aspects associated with medical applications of nanoparticles, the book presents the latest research on topics such as emerging nanomaterials for cancer therapy, applications of nanoparticles in dentistry, and fluoride nanoparticles for biomedical applications, and also includes chapters on the use of nanoparticles such as silver and gold. 


 


 

About the authors

Ashutosh Kumar Shukla holds B.Sc., M.Sc. and D. Phil. degrees from the University of Allahabad. His doctoral research involved using electron spin resonance spectroscopy and optical absorption spectroscopy to investigate transition ion doped single crystals. He has been a university teacher and researcher for 17 years and is currently an Associate Professor of Physics at Ewing Christian College, Allahabad, a University of Allahabad institution. He also served as an Associate Professor (Pure and Applied Physics) at Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur, C.G. (A Central University). Dr. Shukla has successfully completed research projects in the area of electron spin resonance, funded by the University Grants Commission, India’s main higher education body. He has presented his research at various international events in countries including the USA, UK, Germany, Spain, and Russia. He has published a number of research papers in peer-reviewed journals and has edited numerous volumes. He has delivered several invited lectures on characterization techniques at national and international conferences and workshops. He also reviews manuscripts for a number of international journals. He has received many scholarships and fellowships, including a National Scholarship; Government of U. P. Ministry of Higher Education Scholarship; and research fellowships from the Council of Science & Tech., Lucknow; Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, New Delhi; and the Indian National Science Academy-Bilateral Exchange Fellowship. 

 


Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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eBook $109.00
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Hardcover $149.99
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  • ISBN 978-981-13-8953-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Nanoparticles in Medicine
Editors
  • Ashutosh Kumar Shukla
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-13-8954-2
DOI
10.1007/978-981-13-8954-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-13-8953-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 220
Number of Illustrations
2 b/w illustrations, 41 illustrations in colour
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