Nanotechnology And The Brain by Khuloud Al-jamalNanotechnology And The Brain by Khuloud Al-jamal

Nanotechnology And The Brain

byKhuloud Al-jamal

Hardcover | September 26, 2016

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Nanotechnology and the Brain, the latest edition in theInternational Review of Neurobiologyseries is well-known for its appeal to neuroscientists, clinicians, psychologists, physiologists, and pharmacologists. Written by an internationally renowned expert in the field, this volume focuses on the application of nanotechnology in the brain, covering blood brain barrier biology and how nanoparticles should be engineered to tackle this barrier.

  • Covers a wide range of nanoparticles in dedicated chapters
  • Focuses on the application of nanotechnology in the brain, shedding light on blood brain barrier biology and nanoparticles engineering
  • Contains the diverse expertise of renowned contributors
Dr. Khuloud T Al-Jamal, Reader in Nanomedicine, King's College LondonDr. Khuloud T. Al-Jamal, BSc (Honour), PhD, MRPharmS joined KCL as a lecturer in January 2011. She is currently a Reader in Nanomedicine. She has completed her pre-registration pharmacy training at The University College London Hospital and was awarded the Overseas Re...
Title:Nanotechnology And The BrainFormat:HardcoverDimensions:334 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:September 26, 2016Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128046368

ISBN - 13:9780128046364

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Table of Contents


Khuloud T. Al-Jamal

1. New therapies towards CNS diseases: markers, molecular targets and delivery systems

Maria da Conceição Monteiro Pedroso Lima

2. From the Blood to the Central Nervous System, a Nanoparticle's Journey through the Blood-Brain Barrier by Transcytosis

Giuseppe Battaglia

3. Carbohydrate Nanoparticles for Brain Delivery

Aikaterini Lalatsa

4. Current Perspective of Carbon Nanotubes Application in Neurology

Khuloud T. Al-Jamal

5. Gold nanoparticles for imaging and drug-transport to the CNS

David Male

6. Metal Nanoparticles as carriers to circumvent the blood brain barrier

Marcelo Kogan

7. Application of nanomedicine to the CNS diseases

Karine Andrieux