Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery Applications

Imaging, Targeting, and Delivery

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-2304-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-2305-8 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-5

    Introduction: Benefits and Challenges for Multifunctional Nanoparticles in Medicine

  3. Targeting and Drug Delivery

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Pages 9-29

      Nanoparticles for Targeted and Temporally Controlled Drug Delivery

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      Pages 31-46

      Development and Application of Anticancer Nanomedicine

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      Pages 47-83

      Macrophage-Targeted Nanoparticle Delivery Systems

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      Pages 85-100

      Paclitaxel-Triazine Dendrimer Constructs: Efficacy, Toxicity, and Characterization

  4. Dual or Multiple Drug Delivery Combination Therapy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-132

      Versatile Fixed-Ratio Drug Combination Delivery Using Hydrophobic Prodrug Nanoparticles

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      Pages 133-152

      Polymeric Micelles for Multiple-Drug Delivery

  5. Targeting and Imaging

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 153-153

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      Pages 155-171

      Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Target-Specific Imaging and Therapy

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      Pages 173-198

      Polymer-Modified Nanoparticles as Targeted MR Imaging Agents

  6. Diagnostic and Therapy Theranostics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 199-199

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      Pages 201-223

      Injectable Multistage Nanovectors for Enhancing Imaging Contrast and Directed Therapy

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      Pages 225-255

      Targeted, Multifunctional Hydrogel Nanoparticles for Imaging and Treatment of Cancer

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      Pages 257-276

      Theranostic Polymeric Micelles for Cancer Imaging and Therapy

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      Pages 277-293

      Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Personalized Medicine

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      Pages 295-313

      Dendrimer-Based Nanoparticle Therapies: Can Uniform Multifunctional Therapeutics Be Made with Current Chemical Approaches?

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      Pages 315-344

      Multivalent Dendritic Architectures for Theranostics

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      Pages 345-365

      Design and Engineering of Multifunctional Quantum Dot-Based Nanoparticles for Simultaneous Therapeutic-Diagnostic Applications

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 367-373