Nanoparticles in Medicine

  • Ashutosh Kumar¬†Shukla

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Sourav Das, Manideep Pabba, M. E. Dhushyandhun, Chitta Ranjan Patra
    Pages 1-23
  3. Sanjay Kumar, Pratibha Kumari, Rajeev Singh
    Pages 25-54
  4. Subhashree Priyadarsini, Sumit Mukherjee, Janmejaya Bag, Nibedita Nayak, Monalisa Mishra
    Pages 55-98
  5. Annuja Anandaradje, Vadivel Meyappan, Indramani Kumar, Natarajan Sakthivel
    Pages 99-133
  6. M. S. Pudovkin, R. M. Rakhmatullin
    Pages 135-174
  7. Siavash Iravani, Ghazaleh Jamalipour Soufi
    Pages 175-183

About this book


This book describes the medical applications of inorganic nanoparticles. Nanomedicine is a relatively advanced field, which enhances the treatment of various diseases, offering new options for overcoming the problems associated with the use of conventional medicines. Discussing the toxicological and safety aspects associated with medical applications of nanoparticles, the book presents the latest research on topics such as emerging nanomaterials for cancer therapy, applications of nanoparticles in dentistry, and fluoride nanoparticles for biomedical applications, and also includes chapters on the use of nanoparticles such as silver and gold. 


Cancer therapy Cellular and subcellular targeting Surface functionalization, oral health Therapeutic toxicity issues Fungal mediated nanoparticles

Editors and affiliations

  • Ashutosh Kumar¬†Shukla
    • 1
  1. 1.Physics Department, Ewing Christian CollegeUniversity of AllahabadAllahabadIndia

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-8953-5
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-8954-2
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