Nanoparticulate drug delivery systems : strategies, technologies, and applications (eBook, 2013) []
skip to content
Nanoparticulate drug delivery systems : strategies, technologies, and applications Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Nanoparticulate drug delivery systems : strategies, technologies, and applications

Author: Yoon Yeo
Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The use of nanoparticles to deliver drugs to specific cells has substantially increased. This guide offers a thorough, up-to-date reference on nanotechnologies for drug delivery, frankly discussing challenges and limitations with nanoparticulate drug delivery systems. After discussing strategies to further develop these systems, chapters focus on applications like nanoparticles for topical drug delivery and

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nanoparticulate drug delivery systems.
Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, 2013
(DLC) 2012049878
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Yoon Yeo
ISBN: 9781118570517 1118570510 9781118570548 1118570545 9781118570593 1118570596 1118148878 9781118148877
OCLC Number: 824890409
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 5050 Tumor-targeted nanoparticles: state-of-the-art and remaining challenges --
Applications of ligand-engineered nanomedicines --
Lipid nanoparticles for the delivery of nucleic acids --
Photosensitive liposomes as potential targeted therapeutic agents --
Multifunctional dendritic nanocarriers: the architecture and applications in targeted drug delivery --
Chitosan-based nanoparticles for biomedical applications --
Polymer-drug nanoconjugates --
Nanocrystals production, characterization, and application for cancer therapy --
Clearance of nanoparticles during circulation --
Drug delivery strategies for combating multiple drug resistance --
Intracellular trafficking of nanoparticles: implications for therapeutic efficacy of the encapsulated drug --
Toxicological assessment of nanomedicine.
Responsibility: edited by Yoon Yeo, College of Pharmacy, Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.


This book provides an overview of nanoparticulate drug delivery systems, their potential applications and limitations. The chapters focus on new approaches, manufacturing methodologies, and  Read more...


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.