Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications

Written By Hélder A. Santos
Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 15 September 2021
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
  • Pages : 820 pages
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Download or read book entitled Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications by author: Hélder A. Santos which was release on 15 September 2021 and published by Woodhead Publishing with total page 820 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications, Second Edition provides an updated guide to the diverse range of biomedical applications of porous silicon, from biosensing and imaging to tissue engineering and cancer therapy. Across biomedical disciplines, there is an ongoing search for biomaterials which are biocompatible, modifiable, structurally sound and versatile. Porous silicon possesses a range of properties which make it ideal for a range of biomedical applications, such as controllable geometry, tunable nanoporous structure, large pore volume/high specific surface area, and versatile surface chemistry. This book provides a fully updated and detailed overview of the range of biomedical applications for porous silicon. Part one offers the reader a helpful insight into the fundamentals and beneficial properties of porous silicon, including thermal properties and stabilization, photochemical and nonthermal chemical modification, protein-modification and biocompatibility. The book then builds on this and systematically details each biomedical application of porous silicon, from bioimaging and sensing to drug delivery and tissue engineering. This new edition also includes new chapters, covering in vivo assessment of porous silicon, photodynamic and photothermal therapy, micro- and nanoneedles, raman imaging, cancer immunotherapy and more. With its acclaimed editor and international team of expert contributors, Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications, Second Edition is a technical resource and indispensable guide for all those involved in the research, development, and application of porous silicon and other biomaterials, while providing a comprehensive introduction for students and academics interested in the field. Reviews the fundamental aspects of porous silicon, including the fabrication and unique properties of this useful material. Discusses a broad selection of biomedical applications, offering a detailed insight into the benefits of porous silicon in both research and clinical settings. Includes fully updated content from the previous edition, as well as brand new chapters, covering topics such as porous silicon micro- and nanoneedles, and cancer immunotherapy.

Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications

Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Hélder A. Santos
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-09-15
  • Total pages : 820
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications, Second Edition provides an updated guide to the diverse range of biomedical applications of porous silicon, from biosensing and imaging to tissue engineering and cancer therapy. Across biomedical disciplines, there is an ongoing search for biomaterials which are biocompatible, modifiable, structurally sound and versatile. Porous ...

Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications

Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Hélder A. Santos
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-02-14
  • Total pages : 558
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Porous silicon has a range of properties, making it ideal for drug delivery, cancer therapy, and tissue engineering. Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications provides a comprehensive review of this emerging nanostructured and biodegradable biomaterial. Chapters in part one focus on the fundamentals and properties of porous silicon for biomedical applications, ...

Electrochemically Engineered Nanoporous Materials

Electrochemically Engineered Nanoporous Materials
  • Author : Dusan Losic,Abel Santos
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-07-18
  • Total pages : 364
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : This book provides in-depth knowledge about the fabrications, structures, properties and applications of three outstanding electrochemically engineered nanoporous materials including porous silicon, nanoporous alumina and nanotubular titania. The book integrates three major themes describing these materials. The first theme is on porous silicon reviewing the methods for preparation by electrochemical ...

Semiconducting Silicon Nanowires for Biomedical Applications

Semiconducting Silicon Nanowires for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : J.L. Coffer
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-02-17
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Biomedical applications have benefited greatly from the increasing interest and research into semiconducting silicon nanowires. Semiconducting Silicon Nanowires for Biomedical Applications reviews the fabrication, properties, and applications of this emerging material. The book begins by reviewing the basics, as well as the growth, characterization, biocompatibility, and surface modification, of semiconducting ...

Bioresorbable Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Bioresorbable Polymers for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Giuseppe Perale,Jöns Hilborn
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-08-24
  • Total pages : 628
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Bioresorbable Polymers for Biomedical Applications: From Fundamentals to Translational Medicine provides readers with an overview of bioresorbable polymeric materials in the biomedical field. A useful resource for materials scientists in industry and academia, offering information on the fundamentals and considerations, synthesis and processing, and the clinical and R and D ...

Precious Metals for Biomedical Applications

Precious Metals for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Niklaus Baltzer,Thierry Copponnex
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-05-07
  • Total pages : 236
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Precious metals and semi-precious metals are used for an increasing number of medical applications due to the properties of these metals and their alloys. Precious Metals for Biomedical Applications reviews the properties of precious metals and their resulting applications in medicine. Part one outlines the fundamentals of precious metals for ...

Thin Film Coatings for Biomaterials and Biomedical Applications

Thin Film Coatings for Biomaterials and Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Hans J Griesser
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-02-19
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Thin Film Coatings for Biomaterials and Biomedical Applications discusses the latest information on coatings, including their historic use by scientists who are looking to improve the properties and biological responses of the material-host interface. Thin films, in particular, are becoming more widely researched and used as an alternative to traditional ...

Surface Modification of Magnesium and its Alloys for Biomedical Applications

Surface Modification of Magnesium and its Alloys for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : T.S.N. Sankara Narayanan,Il-Song Park,Min-Ho Lee
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2015-01-08
  • Total pages : 380
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Surface modification of magnesium and its alloys for biomedical applications: Biological interactions, mechanical properties and testing, the first of two volumes, is an essential guide on the use of magnesium as a degradable implant material. Due to their excellent biocompatibility and biodegradability, magnesium based degradable implants provide a viable option ...

Porous Silicon From Formation to Application Biomedical and Sensor Applications Volume Two

Porous Silicon  From Formation to Application  Biomedical and Sensor Applications  Volume Two
  • Author : Ghenadii Korotcenkov
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-23
  • Total pages : 410
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Porous silicon is rapidly attracting increasing interest from various fields, including optoelectronics, microelectronics, photonics, medicine, chemistry, and biosensing. This nanostructured and biodegradable material has a range of unique properties that make it ideal for many applications. For example, the pores and surface chemistry of the material can be manipulated to ...

Biomedical Photonics Handbook Second Edition

Biomedical Photonics Handbook  Second Edition
  • Author : Tuan Vo-Dinh
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2014-07-29
  • Total pages : 889
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Shaped by Quantum Theory, Technology, and the Genomics Revolution The integration of photonics, electronics, biomaterials, and nanotechnology holds great promise for the future of medicine. This topic has recently experienced an explosive growth due to the noninvasive or minimally invasive nature and the cost-effectiveness of photonic modalities in medical diagnostics ...

Biomedical Textiles for Orthopaedic and Surgical Applications

Biomedical Textiles for Orthopaedic and Surgical Applications
  • Author : Todd Blair
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2015-03-13
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Recent concerns over the possible effects of metal-on-metal orthopaedic implants and the evolution of more natural structures made from fibre have made medical device manufacturers consider the potential of fibre. Textiles offer the potential to replace traditional materials with novel fibres which are more suitable for many load bearing applications. ...

Porous Silicon From Formation to Application Biomedical and Sensor Applications Volume Two

Porous Silicon  From Formation to Application  Biomedical and Sensor Applications  Volume Two
  • Author : Ghenadii Korotcenkov
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-05
  • Total pages : 410
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Porous silicon is rapidly attracting increasing interest from various fields, including optoelectronics, microelectronics, photonics, medicine, chemistry, and biosensing. This nanostructured and biodegradable material has a range of unique properties that make it ideal for many applications. For example, the pores and surface chemistry of the material can be manipulated to ...

Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine

Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine
  • Author : Tuan Vo-Dinh
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-10-03
  • Total pages : 740
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : The second edition of Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine is intended to serve as an authoritative reference source for a broad audience involved in the research, teaching, learning, and practice of nanotechnology in life sciences. This technology, which is on the scale of molecules, has enabled the development of devices ...

Biosynthetic Polymers for Medical Applications

Biosynthetic Polymers for Medical Applications
  • Author : Laura Poole-Warren,Penny Martens,Rylie Green
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2015-11-23
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Biosynthetic Polymers for Medical Applications provides the latest information on biopolymers, the polymers that have been produced from living organisms and are biodegradable in nature. These advanced materials are becoming increasingly important for medical applications due to their favorable properties, such as degradability and biocompatibility. This important book provides readers ...

Medical Biosensors for Point of Care POC Applications

Medical Biosensors for Point of Care  POC  Applications
  • Author : Roger J Narayan
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-08-21
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 9780128216774
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Summary : Medical Biosensors for Point of Care (POC) Applications discusses advances in this important and emerging field which has the potential to transform patient diagnosis and care. Part 1 covers the fundamentals of medical biosensors for point-of-care applications. Chapters in part 2 go on to look at materials and fabrication of medical biosensors ...