Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics

Cancer can affect people of all ages, and approximately one in three people are estimated to be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetime. Extensive research is being undertaken by many different institutions to explore potential new therapeutics, and biomaterials technology is now being developed to target, treat and prevent cancer. This unique book discusses the role and potential of biomaterials in treating this prevalent disease. The first part of the book discusses the fundamentals of biomaterials for cancer therapeutics. Chapters in part two discuss synthetic vaccines, proteins and polymers for cancer therapeutics. Part three focusses on theranosis and drug delivery systems, whilst the final set of chapters look at biomaterial therapies and cancer cell interaction. This extensive book provides a complete overview of the latest research into the potential of biomaterials for the diagnosis, therapy and prevention of cancer. Biomaterials for cancer therapeutics is an essential text for academics, scientists and researchers within the biomedical industry, and will also be of interest to clinicians with a research interest in cancer therapies and biomaterials. A complete overview of the latest research into the potential of biomaterials for the diagnosis, therapy and prevention of cancer Discusses the fundamentals of biomaterials for cancer therapeutics Discusses synthetic vaccines, proteins and polymers for cancer therapeutics

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  • Author : Kinam Park
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 530 pages
  • ISBN : 0857096761
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics

Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics
  • Author : Kinam Park
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 November 2013
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Cancer can affect people of all ages, and approximately one in three people are estimated to be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetime. Extensive research is being undertaken by many different institutions to explore potential new therapeutics, and biomaterials technology is now being developed to target, treat and prevent cancer. This unique book discusses the role and potential of biomaterials in treating this prevalent disease. The first part of the book discusses the fundamentals of biomaterials for cancer therapeutics. Chapters

Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics

Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics
  • Author : Kinam Park
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 05 March 2020
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Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics: Evolution and Innovation, Second Edition, discusses the role and potential of biomaterials in treating this prevalent disease. The first part of the book discusses the fundamentals of biomaterials for cancer therapeutics. Part Two discusses synthetic vaccines, proteins and polymers for cancer therapeutics. Part Three focuses on theranosis and drug delivery systems, while the final set of chapters look at biomaterial therapies and cancer cell interaction. Cancer affects people of all ages, and approximately one in three

Nanobiomaterials in Cancer Therapy

Nanobiomaterials in Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Alexandru Grumezescu
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release : 22 March 2016
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Nanobiomaterials in Cancer Therapy presents the major applications of nanobiomaterials in oncology, offering an up-to-date overview of the latest research in this field. Utilizing nanobiomaterials, novel therapeutic approaches enable significant improvements in drug-loading capacity, formulation stability and drug efficiency. In this book, leading researchers from around the world share their expertise and unique insights. The book covers the fabrication methods of platforms for multimodal and combinatorial therapeutic options, along with simultaneous and real-time cancer imaging, and innovative approaches for oncology

Biomaterials for 3D Tumor Modeling

Biomaterials for 3D Tumor Modeling
  • Author : Subhas Kundu,Rui L. Reis
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 August 2020
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Biomaterials for 3D Tumor Modeling reviews the fundamentals and most relevant areas of the latest advances of research of 3D cancer models, focusing on biomaterials science, tissue engineering, drug delivery and screening aspects. The book reviews advanced fundamental topics, including the causes of cancer, existing cancer models, angiogenesis and inflammation during cancer progression, and metastasis in 3D biomaterials. Then, the most relevant biomaterials are reviewed, including methods for engineering and fabrication of biomaterials. 3D models for key biological systems and

Bio-Nanomedicine for Cancer Therapy

Bio-Nanomedicine for Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Flavia Fontana,Hélder A. Santos
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 05 February 2021
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The book covers the latest developments in biologically-inspired and derived nanomedicine for cancer therapy. The purpose of the book is to illustrate the significance of naturally-mimicking systems for enhancing the dose delivered to the tumor, to improve stability, and prolong the circulation time. Moreover, readers are presented with advanced materials such as adjuvants for immunostimulation in cancer vaccines. The book also provides a comprehensive overview of the current status of academic research. This is an ideal book for students, researchers,

Nanostructures for Cancer Therapy

Nanostructures for Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu,Anton Ficai
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 11 April 2017
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Nanostructures for Cancer Therapy discusses the available preclinical and clinical nanoparticle technology platforms and their impact on cancer therapy, including current trends and developments in the use of nanostructured materials in chemotherapy and chemotherapeutics. In particular, coverage is given to the applications of gold nanoparticles and quantum dots in cancer therapies. In addition to the multifunctional nanomaterials involved in the treatment of cancer, other topics covered include nanocomposites that can target tumoral cells and the release of antitumoral therapeutic agents.

Biomaterials for Brain Therapy and Repair

Biomaterials for Brain Therapy and Repair
  • Author : Sara Pedron,Brendan A.C. Harley
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release : 06 February 2019
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Prevalence of brain related diseases is expected to increase significantly in the next decades. Therefore, there is a vital need to develop effective, personalized models of human brain that can provide information about brain development, and the unique neurobiology of brain disorders. The use of biomaterials can play a strategic role for the future understanding and treatment of complex CNS diseases. Three-dimensional brain cultures have shown promise in disease modelling, cell transplantation and modulation of tissue repair.

Nanotechnology for Cancer Therapy

Nanotechnology for Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Mansoor M. Amiji
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 December 2006
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While simultaneous breakthroughs occurring in molecular biology and nanoscience/technology will ultimately revolutionize all of medicine, it is with our efforts to prevent, diagnose, and treat cancer that many of the most dramatic advances will occur. In support of this potential, the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) established the Alliance fo

Development of Drug-loaded Calcium Phosphate Microparticles and Incorporation Into a Hydrogel Matrix Designed as Drug Delivery Biomaterial for Bone Cancer Therapy

Development of Drug-loaded Calcium Phosphate Microparticles and Incorporation Into a Hydrogel Matrix Designed as Drug Delivery Biomaterial for Bone Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Clélia Marion
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 24 July 2021
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Calcium phosphate microspheres/microparticles will be synthetized in order to be included into a hydrogel matrix with the aim to design hydrogel-based biomaterials for bone cancer therapy in which the calcium phosphate microparticles will be reservoirs of drugs of oncological interest. While stability and optimization of the system will be studied by physic-chemical experimental techniques, drug loading of the calcium phosphate microparticles and its subsequent release from the designed biomaterials will be evaluated by drug release experiments.

Precision Medicine in Cancer Therapy

Precision Medicine in Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Daniel D. Von Hoff,Haiyong Han
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 17 June 2019
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This book presents the latest advances in precision medicine in some of the most common cancer types, including hematological, lung and breast malignancies. It also discusses emerging technologies that are making a significant impact on precision medicine in cancer therapy. In addition to describing specific approaches that have already entered clinical practice, the book explores new concepts and tools that are being developed. Precision medicine aims to deliver personalized healthcare tailored to a patient’s genetics, lifestyle and environment, and

Engineering of Biomaterials for Drug Delivery Systems

Engineering of Biomaterials for Drug Delivery Systems
  • Author : Anilkumar Parambath
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 01 February 2018
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Engineering of Biomaterials for Drug Delivery Systems: Beyond Polyethylene Glycol examines the combined issues of PEGylation and viable biomaterials as alternatives. With a strong focus on polymeric biomaterials, the book first reviews the major issues associated with PEGylation and its use in vivo. Chapters then focus on alternative polymer systems for drug delivery systems. Finally, nanoparticles and future perspectives are examined. This book is a valuable resource for scientists and researchers in biomaterials, pharmaceuticals and nanotechnology, and all those who

Bioinspired and Biomimetic Polymer Systems for Drug and Gene Delivery

Bioinspired and Biomimetic Polymer Systems for Drug and Gene Delivery
  • Author : Zhongwei Gu
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 09 March 2015
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Here, front-line researchers in the booming field of nanobiotechnology describe the most promising approaches for bioinspired drug delivery, encompassing small molecule delivery, delivery of therapeutic proteins and gene delivery. The carriers surveyed include polymeric, proteinaceous and lipid systems on the nanoscale, with a focus on their adaptability for different cargoes and target tissues. Thanks to the broad coverage of carriers as well as cargoes discussed, every researcher in the field will find valuable information here.

Polymeric Nanoparticles as a Promising Tool for Anti-cancer Therapeutics

Polymeric Nanoparticles as a Promising Tool for Anti-cancer Therapeutics
  • Author : Prashant Kesharwani,Kishore M. Paknikar,Virendra Gajbhiye
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 08 July 2019
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Polymeric Nanoparticles as Promising Tool for Anti-cancer Therapeutics provides an understanding of polymeric compounds and their use in cancer therapies. The book begins by giving an overview of the current status, future challenges and potential utilization of polymeric nanoparticles. It then covers specific polymeric nanoparticles through contributions from world-renowned experts and researchers. Chapters examine specific polymeric nanoparticles, their development as potential targeted delivery systems, and cancer characteristics that can be targeted for therapy development. The book synthesizes current research trends

Nanomedicines for Breast Cancer Theranostics

Nanomedicines for Breast Cancer Theranostics
  • Author : Nanasaheb D. Thorat,Joanna Bauer
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 08 March 2020
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Nanomedicines for Breast Cancer Theranostics addresses the translational aspects and clinical perspectives of breast cancer nanomedicine from a multidisciplinary perspective. The book summarizes research efforts at the preclinical and clinical stage of nanostructures and nanomedicine for dealing with the important challenge of nanomedicine translation in breast cancer theranostics. This book is an important resource for those working in both academia and industry, focusing on hot topics in biomaterials, biomedical engineering, drug delivery and oncology. Shows how the discovery of new

Nanomaterials for Cancer Therapy

Nanomaterials for Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Challa S. S. R. Kumar
  • Publisher : Wiley-VCH
  • Release : 24 July 2006
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This first comprehensive overview on nanotechnological approaches to cancer therapy brings together therapeutic oncology and nanotechnology, showing the various strategic approaches to selectively eliminating cancerous cells without damaging the surrounding healthy tissue. The strategies covered include magnetic, optical, microwave and neutron absorption techniques, nanocapsules for active agents, nanoparticles as active agents, and active and passive targeting, while also dealing with fundamental aspects of how nanoparticles cross biological barriers. A valuable single source gathering the many articles published in specialized journals