Infectious Diseases and Nanomedicine II

First International Conference (ICIDN – 2012), Dec. 15-18, 2012, Kathmandu, Nepal

  • Rameshwar Adhikari
  • Santosh Thapa
Conference proceedings

DOI: 10.1007/978-81-322-1774-9

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 808)

Table of contents (7 papers)

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Bacterial Resistance to Quaternary Ammonium Compounds (QAC) Disinfectants
    Robert Bragg, Arina Jansen, Marisa Coetzee, Wouter van der Westhuizen, Charlotte Boucher
    Pages 1-13
  3. Immunological Markers that Correlate with Protection Immunity Against Tularemia Infection
    Victoria V. Firstova, Alexander N. Mokrievich, Vitalii M. Pavlov, Aleksey A. Gorbatov, Tatiana I. Kombarova, Sergey F. Biketov et al.
    Pages 15-23
  4. Nanonization Increases the Antileishmanial Efficacy of Amphotericin B: An Ex Vivo Approach
    Krishna Das Manandhar, Thakur Prasad Yadav, Vijay Kumar Prajapati, Om Basukala, Ram Prasad Aganja, Anuradha Dude et al.
    Pages 77-91
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 93-99

About these proceedings

Introduction

The book addresses the interdisciplinary scientific approach for the systemic understanding of connections between major human diseases and their treatment regime by applying the tools and techniques of nanotechnology. It also highlights the interdisciplinary collaborative researches for innovation in Biomedical Sciences. The book is a second volume which presents collection of best papers presented in the First International Conference on Infectious Diseases and Nanomedicine held during Dec. 15-18, 2012 in Kathmandu, Nepal.

The book focuses mainly on the topics: emerging infectious diseases; antimicrobial agents, vaccines and immunity; drug design, drug delivery and tissue engineering; and nanomaterials and biomedical materials.

Keywords

Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Application of Nanomedicine Biomedical Materials Bionanorobots Drug Design and Delivery Emerging Infectious Diseases ICIDN 2012 Tissue Engineering

Editors and affiliations

  • Rameshwar Adhikari
    • 1
  • Santosh Thapa
    • 2
  1. 1.Central Department of ChemistryTribhuvan UniversityKathmanduNepal
  2. 2.Department of MicrobiologyTribhuvan UniversityKathmanduNepal

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer India 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, New Delhi
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-81-322-1773-2
  • Online ISBN 978-81-322-1774-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
  • Series Online ISSN 2214-8019