Publisher: Academic Press
Year of Publication: 2023
Author(s) : Prashant Kesharwani
Covering characterization, synthesis, and applications, Gold Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery is a complete reference for pharma researchers involved with targeted drug delivery.
The first part of the book discusses the synthesis and characterization of gold nanoparticles (AuNPs). Chapter 1 presents an historical introduction to the developments in the area. Chapter 2 discusses the methods and characterization parameters. The second part of the book is dedicated to the applications of AuNPs to drug delivery. The chapters cover targeted delivery strategies, treatment of cancer, CNS conditions, infectious diseases, HIV/AIDS infection, wound healing and tissue regeneration, dentistry, gene delivery, and its photo properties used in diagnostic and therapies. The final part of the book covers regulatory aspects such as theranostic applications, vaccine development, toxicity, and the translation of research to marketable products.
Gold Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery is a complete reference for researchers in nanotechnology drug delivery and pharmaceutical disciplines. Researchers in pharmaceutical industries, especially those are involved in the use of gold nanoparticles in the field of drug delivery, diagnosis, targeted and early therapies will also benefit from the contents of this book.