Biosensor Based Advanced Cancer Diagnostics

Biosensor Based Advanced Cancer Diagnostics
Author: Raju Khan,Arpana Parihar,S.K. Sanghi
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 438
Release: 2021-08-25
ISBN 10: 0128236515
ISBN 13: 9780128236512
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Biosensor Based Advanced Cancer Diagnostics Book Review:

Early diagnosis of cancer and other non-oncological disorders gives a significant advantage for curing the disease and improving patient’s life expectancy. Recent advances in biosensor-based techniques which are designed for specific biomarkers can be exploited for early diagnosis of diseases. Biosensor Based Advanced Cancer Diagnostics covers all available biosensor-based approaches and comprehensive technologies; along with their application in diagnosis, prognosis and therapeutic management of various oncological disorders. Besides this, current challenges and future aspects of these diagnostic approaches have also been discussed. This book offers a view of recent advances and is also helpful for designing new biosensor-based technologies in the field of medical science, engineering and biomedical technology. Biosensor Based Advanced Cancer Diagnostics helps biomedical engineers, researchers, molecular biologists, oncologists and clinicians with the development of point of care devices for disease diagnostics and prognostics. It also provides information on developing user friendly, sensitive, stable, accurate, low cost and minimally invasive modalities which can be adopted from lab to clinics. This book covers in-depth knowledge of disease biomarkers that can be exploited for designing and development of a range of biosensors. The editors have summarized the potential cancer biomarkers and methodology for their detection, plus transferring the developed system to clinical application by miniaturization and required integration with microfluidic systems. Covers design and development of advanced platforms for rapid diagnosis of cancerous biomarkers Takes a multidisciplinary approach to sensitive transducers development, nano-enabled advanced imaging, miniaturized analytical systems, and device packaging for point-of-care applications Offers an insight into how to develop cost-effective diagnostics for early detection of cancer

Biomarkers and Biosensors for Cervical Cancer Diagnosis

Biomarkers and Biosensors for Cervical Cancer Diagnosis
Author: John Bosco Balaguru Rayappan,Jung Heon Lee
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 115
Release: 2021-07-28
ISBN 10: 9811625867
ISBN 13: 9789811625862
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Biomarkers and Biosensors for Cervical Cancer Diagnosis Book Review:

This book highlights both conventional and nanomaterials-based biosensors for the detection of cervical cancers. It describes developments in the selective and sensitive electrochemical biosensors based on DNA for the early diagnosis of cervical cancer. Further, this book covers other nano-biosensing systems such as nano-thermometry-based sensing platforms, mechanical sensing platforms encompassing piezoelectric-based sensors, electrochemical impedance spectroscopy based on PEGylated arginine functionalized magnetic nanoparticles, and field-effect transistor-based platforms for the early detection of cervical cancer. Also, it presents conventional platforms such as vibrational spectroscopy and polymerase chain reaction techniques for the diagnosis of cervical cancer. Finally, it reviews currently available biomarkers for the early diagnosis of cervical cancer and presents strategies for developing novel biomarkers based on cellular and molecular approaches. As such, this book is a comprehensive resource for researchers and clinicians working in cervical cancer diagnostics.

Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagnostics

Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagnostics
Author: Keith E. Herold,Avraham Rasooly
Publsiher: Taylor & Francis
Total Pages: 844
Release: 2012-05-29
ISBN 10: 1439841667
ISBN 13: 9781439841662
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagnostics Book Review:

Bridging the gap between research and clinical application, Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagnostics explores the use of biosensors as effective alternatives to the current standard methods in cancer diagnosis and detection. It describes the major aspects involved in detecting and diagnosing cancer as well as the basic elements of biosensors and their applications in detection and diagnostics. The book addresses cancer molecular diagnostics, including genomic and proteomic approaches, from the perspective of biosensors and biodetection. It explains how to measure and understand molecular markers using biosensors and discusses the medical advantages of rapid and accurate cancer diagnostics. It also describes optical, electrochemical, and optomechanical biosensor technologies, with a focus on cancer analysis and the clinical utility of these technologies for cancer detection, diagnostics, prognostics, and treatment. Making biosensor technology more accessible to molecular biologists, oncologists, pathologists, and engineers, this volume advances the integration of this technology into mainstream clinical practice. Through its in-depth coverage of a range of biosensors, the book shows how they can play instrumental roles in the early molecular diagnosis of cancer.

Microfluidics and Multi Organs on Chip

Microfluidics and Multi Organs on Chip
Author: P. V. Mohanan
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 717
Release: 2022-07-11
ISBN 10: 981191379X
ISBN 13: 9789811913792
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Microfluidics and Multi Organs on Chip Book Review:

This book highlights the application of microfluidics in cell biology research, chemical biology, and drug discovery. It covers the recent breakthroughs and prospects of organ-on-a-chip, human-on-a-chip, multi-organ-on-a-chip for personalized medicine. The book presents the preclinical studies of organs-on-a-chip, concepts of multiple vascularized organ-on-chips, application of organ-on-a-chip in blood-brain barrier model, culture and co-culture of cells on multi-organ-on-chip and parameter measurements in microfluidic devices. It underscores the advantage of microfluidic devices for developing efficient drug carrier particles, cell-free protein synthesis systems, and rapid techniques for direct drug screening. Further, it entails human-on-a-chip for measuring the systemic response as well as immediate effects of an organ reaction on other organs. In summary, this book reviews the development of a microfluidic-based organ-on-a-chip device for the preclinical evaluation, ADME studies of drugs, chemicals, and medical devices. This book is a valuable source for pharma companies, product developers, students, researchers, academicians, and practitioners.

Advanced Biosensors for Health Care Applications

Advanced Biosensors for Health Care Applications
Author: Dr. Inamuddin,Raju Khan,Ali Mohammad,Abdullah M. Asiri
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2019-06-15
ISBN 10: 0128165227
ISBN 13: 9780128165225
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Biosensors for Health Care Applications Book Review:

Advanced Biosensors for Health Care Applications highlights the different types of prognostic and diagnostic biomarkers associated with cancer, diabetes, Alzheimer's disease, brain and retinal diseases, cardiovascular diseases, bacterial infections, as well as various types of electrochemical biosensor techniques used for early detection of the potential biomarkers of these diseases. Many advanced nanomaterials have attracted intense interests with their unique optical and electrical properties, high stability, and good biocompatibility. Based on these properties, advanced nanoparticles have been used as biomolecular carriers, signal producers, and signal amplifiers in biosensor design. Recent studies reported that there are several diagnostic methods available, but the major issue is the sensitivity and selectivity of these approaches. This book outlines the need of novel strategies for developing new systems to retrieve health information of patients in real time. It explores the potential of nano-multidisciplinary science in the design and development of smart sensing technology using micro-nanoelectrodes, novel sensing materials, integration with MEMS, miniaturized transduction systems, novel sensing strategy, that is, FET, CMOS, System-on-a-Chip (SoC), Diagnostic-on-a-Chip (DoC), and Lab-on-a-Chip (LOC), for diagnostics and personalized health-care monitoring. It is a useful handbook for specialists in biotechnology and biochemical engineering. Describes advanced nanomaterials for biosensor applications Relates the properties of available nanomaterials to specific biomarkers applications Includes diagnosis and electrochemical studies based on biosensors Explores the potential of nano-multidisciplinary science to design and develop smart sensing technologies Describes novel strategies for developing a new class of assay systems to retrieve the desired health information

Advanced Biosensors for Virus Detection

Advanced Biosensors for Virus Detection
Author: Raju Khan,Arpana Parihar,Ajeet Kumar Kaushik,Ashok Kumar
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 476
Release: 2022-03-10
ISBN 10: 0323859895
ISBN 13: 9780323859899
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Biosensors for Virus Detection Book Review:

Advanced Biosensors for Virus Detection: Smart Diagnostics to Combat Against the SARS-CoV2 Pandemic covers the development of biosensor-based approaches for the diagnosis and prognosis of viral infections, specifically coronaviruses. The book discusses wide-ranging topics of available biosensor-based technologies and their application for early viral detection. Sections cover the emergence of SARS-CoV, MERS-CoV and SARS-CoV2, the global health response, the impact on affected populations, state-of-the art biomarkers, and risk factors. Specific focus is given to COVID-19, with coverage of genomic profiling, strain variation and the pathogenesis of SARS-CoV2. In addition, current therapeutics, nano-abled advancements and challenges in the detection of SARS-CoV2 and COVID-19 management are discussed, along with the role of nanomaterials in the development of biosensors and how biosensors can be scaled up for clinical applications and commercialization. Deals with biosensors-based approaches that could be exploited to design and develop high throughput, rapid and cost-effective diagnostics technologies for the early detection of viral infections Illustrates the development of multiplexed, miniaturized analytical systems for point-of-care applications Provides information about fabrication protocols for various biosensor based diagnostic approaches that could be directly implemented to develop a novel biosensor Includes the past, present and future status of biosensors, along with information about biosensors currently under clinical trials

The Detection of Biomarkers

The Detection of Biomarkers
Author: Sibel A. Ozkan,Nurgul K. Bakirhan,Fariba Mollaraosouli
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 614
Release: 2021-12-05
ISBN 10: 0128230754
ISBN 13: 9780128230756
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Detection of Biomarkers Book Review:

Reliable, precise and accurate detection and analysis of biomarkers remains a significant challenge for clinical researchers. Methods for the detection of biomarkers are rather complex, requiring pre-treatment steps before analysis can take place. Moreover, comparing various biomarker assays and tracing research progress in this area systematically is a challenge for researchers. The Detection of Biomarkers presents developments in biomarker detection, including methods tools and strategies, biosensor design, materials, and applications. The book presents methods, materials and procedures that are simple, precise, sensitive, selective, fast and economical, and therefore highly practical for use in clinical research scenarios. This volume situates biomarker detection in its research context and sets out future prospects for the area. Its 20 chapters offer a comprehensive coverage of biomarkers, including progress on nanotechnology, biosensor types, synthesis, immobilization, and applications in various fields. The book also demonstrates, for students, how to synthesize and immobilize biosensors for biomarker assay. It offers researchers real alternative and innovative ways to think about the field of biomarker detection, increasing the reliability, precision and accuracy of biomarker detection. Locates biomarker detection in its research context, setting out present and future prospects Allows clinical researchers to compare various biomarker assays systematically Presents new methods, materials and procedures that are simple, precise, sensitive, selective, fast and economical Gives innovative biomarker assays that are viable alternatives to current complex methods Helps clinical researchers who need reliable, precise and accurate biomarker detection methods

Advanced Microfluidics Based Point of Care Diagnostics

Advanced Microfluidics Based Point of Care Diagnostics
Author: Raju Khan,Chetna Dhand,Sunil Kumar Sanghi,D. Shabi Thankaraj Salammal,Ashtbhuja Prasad Mishra
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2021-03-11
ISBN 10: 1000548376
ISBN 13: 9781000548372
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Microfluidics Based Point of Care Diagnostics Book Review:

This book provides a well-focused and comprehensive overview of novel technologies involved in advanced microfluidics based diagnosis via various types of prognostic and diagnostic biomarkers. This authors examine microfluidics based diagnosis in the biomedical field as an upcoming field with extensive applications. It provides a unique approach and comprehensive technology overview for diagnosis management towards early stages of various bioanalytes via cancer diagnostics diabetes, alzheimer disease, toxicity in food products, brain and retinal diseases, cardiovascular diseases, and bacterial infections etc. Thus, this book would encompass a combinatorial approach of medical science, engineering and biomedical technology. The authors provide a well-focused and comprehensive overview of novel technologies involved in advanced microfluidics based diagnosis via various types of prognostic and diagnostic biomarkers. Moreover, this book contains detailed description on the diagnosis of novel techniques. This book would serve as a guide for students, scientists, researchers, and microfluidics based point of care technologies via smart diagnostics and to plan future research in this valuable field.

Nanoscience Volume 8

Nanoscience Volume 8
Author: Neerish Revaprasadu,Malik Dilshad Khan
Publsiher: Royal Society of Chemistry
Total Pages: 307
Release: 2022-07-11
ISBN 10: 1839167033
ISBN 13: 9781839167034
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanoscience Volume 8 Book Review:

This volume provides a critical and comprehensive assessment of the most recent research and opinion from across the globe for anyone practising in nano-allied fields or wishing to enter the nano-world.

Nanobiosensors

Nanobiosensors
Author: Aiguo Wu,Waheed S. Khan
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2020-06-02
ISBN 10: 3527345108
ISBN 13: 9783527345106
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanobiosensors Book Review:

Containing cutting edge research on the hot topic of nanobiosensor, this book will become highly read Biosensor research has recently re-emerged as most vibrant area in recent years particularly after the advent of novel nanomaterials of multidimensional features and compositions. Nanomaterials of different types and striking properties have played a positive role in giving the boost and accelerated pace to biosensors development technology. Nanobiosensors - From Design to Applications covers several aspects of biosensors beginning from the basic concepts to advanced level research. It will help to bridge the gap between various aspects of biosensors development technology and applications. It covers biosensors related material in broad spectrum such as basic concepts, biosensors & their classification, biomarkers & their role in biosensors, nanostructures-based biosensors, applications of biosensors in human diseases, drug detection, toxins, and smart phone based biosensors. Nanobiosensors - From Design to Applications will prove a source of inspiration for research on biosensors, their local level development and consequently using for practical application in different industries such as food, biomedical diagnosis, pharmaceutics, agriculture, drug discovery, forensics, etc. * Discusses the latest technology and advances in the field of nanobiosensors and their applications in human diseases, drug detection, toxins * Offers a broad and comprehensive view of cutting-edge research on advanced materials such as carbon materials, nitride based nanomaterials, metal and metal oxide based nanomaterials for the fast-developing nanobiosensors research * Goes to a wide scientific and industry audience Nanobiosensors - From Design to Applications is a resource for polymer chemists, spectroscopists, materials scientists, physical chemists, surface chemists, and surface physicists.

Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Advanced Drug Delivery

Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Advanced Drug Delivery
Author: Masoud Mozafari
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 820
Release: 2020-06-17
ISBN 10: 0081029861
ISBN 13: 9780081029862
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Advanced Drug Delivery Book Review:

Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Advanced Drug Delivery explores the latest advances in the applications of nanoengineered biomaterials in drug delivery systems. The book covers a wide range of biomaterials and nanotechnology techniques that have been used for the delivery of different biological molecules and drugs in the human body. It is an important resource for biomaterials scientists and engineers working in biomedicine and those wanting to learn more on how nanoengineered biomaterials are being used to enhance drug delivery for a variety of diseases. Nanoengineered biomaterials have enhanced properties that make them more effective than conventional biomaterials as both drug delivery agents, and in the creation of new drug delivery systems. As nanoengineering becomes more cost-effective, nanoengineered biomaterials have become more widely used within biomedicine. Offers an informed overview on how nanoengineering biomaterials enhance their properties for drug delivery applications Discusses the major applications of nanoengineered biomaterials for drug delivery Outlines the major challenges for successfully implementing nanoengineered biomaterials into existing drug delivery systems

Advanced Drug Delivery Strategies for Targeting Chronic Inflammatory Lung Diseases

Advanced Drug Delivery Strategies for Targeting Chronic Inflammatory Lung Diseases
Author: Dinesh Kumar Chellappan,Kavita Pabreja,Md. Faiyazuddin
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 655
Release: 2022-03-23
ISBN 10: 981164392X
ISBN 13: 9789811643927
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Drug Delivery Strategies for Targeting Chronic Inflammatory Lung Diseases Book Review:

This book describes the growing clinical and healthcare relevance of nano-therapeutics in treating respiratory diseases. It begins with a brief introduction on the different types of nanoparticles in respiratory disease conditions. It further discusses the current trends in understanding the disease pathology using different in vitro and in vivo models, which are important towards the onsite clinical applications and development of new therapeutics. The book includes exciting topics such as formulation of these nanoparticles, targeting various organelles etc. It also describes the future prospects and challenges in the field. Different chapters are written by researchers actively working in the area of pulmonary diseases. This book is designed to address the requirements of both beginners and specialized scientists involved in pulmonary research. The contents include basic concepts followed by advanced state-of-art monitoring and treatment of diseases. The book is meant for researchers and industry experts in nanotechnology, pharmaceutical sciences and drug design.

Nanobiosensors

Nanobiosensors
Author: Aiguo Wu,Waheed S. Khan
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2020-02-11
ISBN 10: 3527345140
ISBN 13: 9783527345144
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanobiosensors Book Review:

Containing cutting edge research on the hot topic of nanobiosensor, this book will become highly read Biosensor research has recently re-emerged as most vibrant area in recent years particularly after the advent of novel nanomaterials of multidimensional features and compositions. Nanomaterials of different types and striking properties have played a positive role in giving the boost and accelerated pace to biosensors development technology. Nanobiosensors - From Design to Applications covers several aspects of biosensors beginning from the basic concepts to advanced level research. It will help to bridge the gap between various aspects of biosensors development technology and applications. It covers biosensors related material in broad spectrum such as basic concepts, biosensors & their classification, biomarkers & their role in biosensors, nanostructures-based biosensors, applications of biosensors in human diseases, drug detection, toxins, and smart phone based biosensors. Nanobiosensors - From Design to Applications will prove a source of inspiration for research on biosensors, their local level development and consequently using for practical application in different industries such as food, biomedical diagnosis, pharmaceutics, agriculture, drug discovery, forensics, etc. Discusses the latest technology and advances in the field of nanobiosensors and their applications in human diseases, drug detection, toxins Offers a broad and comprehensive view of cutting-edge research on advanced materials such as carbon materials, nitride based nanomaterials, metal and metal oxide based nanomaterials for the fast-developing nanobiosensors research Goes to a wide scientific and industry audience Nanobiosensors - From Design to Applications is a resource for polymer chemists, spectroscopists, materials scientists, physical chemists, surface chemists, and surface physicists.

Carbon Nanomaterials for Bioimaging Bioanalysis and Therapy

Carbon Nanomaterials for Bioimaging  Bioanalysis  and Therapy
Author: Yuen Y. Hui,Huang-Cheng Chang,Haifeng Dong,Xueji Zhang
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 376
Release: 2018-11-21
ISBN 10: 1119373468
ISBN 13: 9781119373469
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Carbon Nanomaterials for Bioimaging Bioanalysis and Therapy Book Review:

A comprehensive reference on biochemistry, bioimaging, bioanalysis, and therapeutic applications of carbon nanomaterials Carbon nanomaterials have been widely applied for biomedical applications in the past few decades, because of their unique physical properties, versatile functionalization chemistry, and biological compatibility. This book provides background knowledge at the entry level into the biomedical applications of carbon nanomaterials, focusing on three applications: bioimaging, bioanalysis, and therapy. Carbon Nanomaterials for Bioimaging, Bioanalysis and Therapy begins with a general introduction to carbon nanomaterials for biomedical applications, including a discussion about the pros and cons of various carbon nanomaterials for the respective therapeutic applications. It then goes on to cover fluorescence imaging; deep tissue imaging; photoacoustic imaging; pre-clinical/clinical bioimaging applications; carbon nanomaterial sensors for cancer and disease diagnosis; targeted cancer therapy; and photothermal/photodynamic therapy. Each chapter briefly introduces the biomedical application and emphasizes the most appropriate carbon nanomaterial(s) for the application. Provides an introduction to the biomedical applications of carbon nanomaterials for early-career scientists, as well as background and context for mid-career scientists and researchers Contains four sections covering biochemistry, bioimaging, bioanalysis, and therapeutic applications of carbon nanomaterials Presented by experts who have strong background in the field of nanotechnology for biomedical applications Covers a hot area of research which has very unique physical properties, versatile functionalization chemistry, and biological compatibility Carbon Nanomaterials for Bioimaging, Bioanalysis and Therapy is an excellent resource for academic researchers and industrial scientists working on preparation and bio-application of carbon nanomaterials, biomedical engineering, and nanotechnology.

Microfluidics and Biosensors in Cancer Research

Microfluidics and Biosensors in Cancer Research
Author: David Caballero,Subhas C. Kundu,Rui L. Reis
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 599
Release: 2022-06-27
ISBN 10: 3031040392
ISBN 13: 9783031040399
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Microfluidics and Biosensors in Cancer Research Book Review:

This book offers a comprehensive overview of the development and application of microfluidics and biosensors in cancer research, in particular, their applications in cancer modeling and theranostics. Over the last decades, considerable effort has been made to develop new technologies to improve the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Microfluidics has proven to be a powerful tool for manipulating biological fluids with high precision and efficiency and has already been adopted by the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. With recent technological advances, particularly biosensors, microfluidic devices have increased their usefulness and importance in oncology and cancer research. The aim of this book is to bring together in a single volume all the knowledge and expertise required for the development and application of microfluidic systems and biosensors in cancer modeling and theranostics. It begins with a detailed introduction to the fundamental aspects of tumor biology, cancer biomarkers, biosensors and microfluidics. With this knowledge in mind, the following sections highlight important advances in developing and applying biosensors and microfluidic devices in cancer research at universities and in the industry. Strategies for identifying and evaluating potent disease biomarkers and developing biosensors and microfluidic devices for their detection are discussed in detail. Finally, the transfer of these technologies into the clinical environment for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer patients will be highlighted. By combining the recent advances made in the development and application of microfluidics and biosensors in cancer research in academia and clinics, this book will be useful literature for readers from a variety of backgrounds. It offers new visions of how this technology can influence daily life in hospitals and companies, improving research methodologies and the prognosis of cancer patients.

Electrochemical Immunosensors and Aptasensors

Electrochemical Immunosensors and Aptasensors
Author: Paolo Ugo,Ligia M. Moretto
Publsiher: MDPI
Total Pages: 186
Release: 2018-03-23
ISBN 10: 3038424064
ISBN 13: 9783038424062
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrochemical Immunosensors and Aptasensors Book Review:

This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue "Electrochemical Immunosensors and Aptasensors" that was published in Chemosensors

Advanced Nanomaterials for Point of Care Diagnosis and Therapy

Advanced Nanomaterials for Point of Care Diagnosis and Therapy
Author: Sushma Dave,Jayashankar Das,Sougata Ghosh
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 594
Release: 2022-03-25
ISBN 10: 0323900666
ISBN 13: 9780323900669
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Nanomaterials for Point of Care Diagnosis and Therapy Book Review:

Advanced Nanomaterials for Point of Care Diagnosis and Therapy provides an overview of technological and emerging novel trends in how point-of-care diagnostic devices are designed, miniaturized built, and delivered at different healthcare set ups. It describes the significant technological advances in fundamental diagnostic components and recent advances in fully integrated devices designed for specific clinical use. The book covers state-of-the-art fabrication of advances materials with broad spectrum therapeutic applications. It includes drug delivery, biosensing, bioimaging and targeting, and outlines the development of inexpensive, effective and portable in vitro diagnostics tools for any purpose that can be used onsite. Sections also discuss drug delivery, biosensing, bioimaging and targeting and various metal, metal oxide and non-metal-based nanomaterials that are developed, surface modified, and are being explored for diagnosis, targeting, drug delivery, drug release and imaging. The book concludes with current needs and future challenges in the field. Outlines the needs and challenges of point-of-care diagnostics Describes the fundamentals of application of nanomaterials as interesting building blocks for biosensing Overviews the different detection methods offered by using nanomaterials Explains the advantages and drawbacks of nanomaterial-based sensing strategies Describes the opportunities offered by technology as a cost-efficient biosensing platform

Recent Advances in Cancer Diagnostics and Therapy

Recent Advances in Cancer Diagnostics and Therapy
Author: Anjana Pandey,Saumya Srivastava
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2022-01-19
ISBN 10: 1000528138
ISBN 13: 9781000528138
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Recent Advances in Cancer Diagnostics and Therapy Book Review:

The book provides information about different types and stages of cancers and their subtypes with their respective molecular mechanisms, etiology, histopathology and cellular origins of cancer. The book also provides detailed information about cancer incidence, mortality, different type of technologies both bio and nano employed in cancer diagnosis and screening and their applications in cancer therapies. The book will serve the purpose to impart knowledge to its readers about molecular mechanisms of cancer, diagnosis and therapies along with different computational techniques used on a single platform. The chapters include a broad and integrated perspective on cancer related topics. The book covers both conventional and emerging techniques employed in cancer screening and diagnosis including imaging, biomarker and electrochemical nanosensor based approaches with detailed information on sensor development. Similarly, the book also covers the mechanisms of different conventional and emerging herbal & nano therapies used in cancer treatment. The authors then discuss about applications of different computational and mathematical tools such as machine learning methods that can be employed in cancer diagnosis and therapy at the level of personalized medicine. The target readers for the book include university students, course lectures, researchers and industrialists working in the fields of cancer biology, medicine, and pharmacology. Features: An integrated approach to provide information about all aspects of cancer biology, diagnosis and therapy. Covers both conventional and emerging tools/ techniques applicable in cancer screening and diagnosis. Covers the mechanisms of conventional and emerging anticancer drugs and therapies. Provides insights about personalized medicine based approach in cancer diagnosis and therapy.

Polymeric Membrane Synthesis Modification and Applications

Polymeric Membrane Synthesis  Modification  and Applications
Author: Chandan Das,Kibrom Alebel Gebru
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 390
Release: 2018-10-12
ISBN 10: 0429998783
ISBN 13: 9780429998782
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Polymeric Membrane Synthesis Modification and Applications Book Review:

Membranes and membrane separation techniques have grown from a simple laboratory tool to an industrial process with considerable technical and commercial impact. The book deals with both the fundamental concepts of preparation, characterization and modification, practical applications along with recent advancements of electro-spun and phase inverted polymeric membranes. Divided into two parts, part one of this book covers the fundamental concepts and practical applications of novel electro-spun membranes while the latter covers basic concepts and further advancements of the conventional phase inverted membranes extensively. Key Features Covers fundamental concepts and practical applications of electro-spun and phase inverted polymeric membranes Includes general properties, characterization, preparation and modification of polymeric membranes Discusses advanced modification of polymeric membranes (functionalization, grafting) using phase inversion process, and effects of solubility parameter and additives on the phase inversion process Reviews electro-spun membranes for biomedical applications, industrial effluents treatment and removal of water contaminants Explores a separate economic analysis section for the discussed membranes

Advanced Bioelectronic Materials

Advanced Bioelectronic Materials
Author: Ashutosh Tiwari,Hirak K. Patra,Anthony P. F. Turner
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2015-10-07
ISBN 10: 1118998847
ISBN 13: 9781118998847
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Bioelectronic Materials Book Review:

This book covers the recent advances in the development of bioelectronics systems and their potential application in future biomedical applications starting from system design to signal processing for physiological monitoring, to in situ biosensing. Advanced Bioelectronic Materials contributions from distinguished international scholars whose backgrounds mirror the multidisciplinary readership ranging from the biomedical sciences, biosensors and engineering communities with diverse backgrounds, interests and proficiency in academia and industry. The readers will benefit from the widespread coverage of the current literature, state-of-the-art overview of all facets of advanced bioelectronics materials ranging from real time monitoring, in situ diagnostics, in vivo imaging, image-guided therapeutics, biosensors, and translational biomedical devices and personalized monitoring.