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Internet of Things for Advanced Targeted Nanomedical Applications

  • Uche Chude-Okonkwo
  • Reza MalekianEmail author
  • B. T. Maharaj
Chapter
Part of the Nanomedicine and Nanotoxicology book series (NANOMED)

Abstract

The fundamental idea behind nanomedicine is to improve the efficiency of medical and healthcare systems using nanotechnology concepts, devices, tools, technologies and techniques. On the other hand, another nanotechnology offshoot, molecular communication engineering, considers the design and development of nano-scale devices and machines that can communicate by means of biochemical information exchange.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Uche Chude-Okonkwo
    • 1
  • Reza Malekian
    • 1
    Email author
  • B. T. Maharaj
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer EngineeringUniversity of PretoriaHatfield, PretoriaSouth Africa

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