Book 2010


Applications in Biology and Nanoscale Medicine


ISBN: 978-1-4419-0530-7 (Print) 978-1-4419-0531-4 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-33

    Single-Nano Buckydiamond Particles

  3. Chapter

    Pages 35-54

    Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Nanodiamond Graphitization

  4. Chapter

    Pages 55-77

    The Fundamental Properties and Characteristics of Nanodiamonds

  5. Chapter

    Pages 79-116

    Detonation Nanodiamond Particles Processing, Modification and Bioapplications

  6. Chapter

    Pages 117-125

    Functionalization of Nanodiamond for Specific Biorecognition

  7. Chapter

    Pages 127-150

    Development and Use of Fluorescent Nanodiamonds as Cellular Markers

  8. Chapter

    Pages 151-174

    Nanodiamond-Mediated Delivery of Therapeutics via Particle and Thin Film Architectures

  9. Chapter

    Pages 175-188

    Polymeric Encapsulation of Nanodiamond–Chemotherapeutic Complexes for Localized Cancer Treatment

  10. Chapter

    Pages 189-224

    Protein–Nanodiamond Complexes for Cellular Surgery

  11. Chapter

    Pages 225-234

    Microfluidic Platforms for Nanoparticle Delivery and Nanomanufacturing in Biology and Medicine

  12. Chapter

    Pages 235-247

    Biomechanics of Single Cells and Cell Populations

  13. Chapter

    Pages 249-284

    Design of Nanodiamond Based Drug Delivery Patch for Cancer Therapeutics and Imaging Applications

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 285-286