DNA and RNA Nanobiotechnologies in Medicine: Diagnosis and Treatment of Diseases

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ISBN: 978-3-642-36852-3 (Print) 978-3-642-36853-0 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-10

    Designer Nucleic Acid-Based Devices in Nanomedicine

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    Pages 11-41

    Characterizing Functionalized DNA for Use in Nanomedicine

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    Pages 43-66

    Nanoparticles to Deliver Antisense Oligonucleotides Aimed at Exon Skipping Therapies

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    Pages 67-120

    Nanotechnological Approaches for Genetic Immunization

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    Pages 121-139

    DNA-Functionalized Gold Nanoparticles for Metabolite and Nucleic Acid Detection

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    Pages 141-162

    Gene Expression Analysis Using Conventional and Imaging Methods

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    Pages 163-187

    Nucleic Acid-Based Encapsulations for Cancer Diagnostics and Drug Delivery

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    Pages 189-224

    The Challenges and Current Advances in Delivering RNAi as Therapeutics

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    Pages 225-240

    Nucleic Acid Nanotechnology: Modified Backbones and Topological Polymer Templates

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    Pages 241-261

    The “Non-viral” Approach for siRNA Delivery in Cancer Treatment: A Special Focus on Micelles and Liposomes

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    Pages 263-290

    RNA Nanoparticles for Gene Expression Regulation

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    Pages 291-328

    Fluorescent Nucleic Acid Probes in Living Cells

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    Pages 329-348

    Biomedical Applications for Nucleic Acid Nanodevices

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    Pages 349-372

    Nanoscale-Based Delivery of RNAi for Cancer Therapy

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    Pages 373-394

    The Sonochemical Fabrication of RNA and DNA Nanospheres

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    Pages 395-423

    RNA Nanotechnology Approach for Targeted Delivery of RNA Therapeutics Using Cell-Internalizing Aptamers

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    Pages 425-442

    Aptamers: Analytical Tools for Viral Components

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 443-460