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Nanomedicine is the medical application of nanotechnology. Nanomedicine ranges from the medical applications of nanomaterials, to nanoelectronic biosensors, and even possible future applications of molecular nanotechnology. Current problems for nanomedicine involve understanding the issues related to toxicity and environmental impact of nanoscale materials. More information on Nanomedicine can be found here.
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27 Nov 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary
Invited lecture for Purdue University course SOC 573
BME 695N Lecture 19: In vivo model systems to study nanomedical approaches to cancer detection and intervention
27 Nov 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Deborah W Knapp
With Deborah Knapp as guest lecturer.
BME 695N Lecture 21: FDA and EPA Regulatory Issues
Outline: Introduction and overview How does the FDA think about nanomedical systems? The 2006 Nanotechnology Task Force Some details of the Nanotechnology Task Force Report …
Engineering Nanomedical Systems
16 Nov 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary
This tutorial will cover general problems and approaches to the design of engineered nanomedical systems. An example to be covered is the engineering design of programmable multilayered nanoparticles …
BME 695N Lecture 20: GMP and issues of quality control manufacture of nanodelivery systems
15 Nov 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary
Outline: Overview What does cGMP mean? Why GMP? Controlling processes means more predictable outcomes… Enforcement What can be learned from the semi-conductor industry …
BME 695N Lecture 18: Designing nanodelivery systems for in-vivo use
12 Nov 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary
Outline: Overview – the in-vitro to ex-vivo to in-vivo paradigm In-vitro - importance of choosing suitable cell lines Ex-vivo – adding the complexity of in-vivo background while …
BME 695N Lecture 17: Assessing nanotoxicity at the single cell level
06 Nov 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary
Outline: Outline – the need for single cell measures of nanotoxicity There is more than one way for a cell to die... Necrosis" vs. "Apoptosis" There are other forms of …
BME 695N Lecture 16: Assessing drug efficacy at the single cell level
02 Nov 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary
Outline: Introduction and overview Nanomedical treatment at the single cell level requires evaluation at the single cell level For evaluation purposes, does structure reveal function? The …
BME 695N Lecture 15: Nanodelivery of therapeutic genes & molecular biosensor feedback control systems
30 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary
Outline: Introduction and overview Some of the advantages of therapeutic genes Some of the advantages of molecular biosensor feedback control systems Why a nanodelivery approach is appropriate …
BME 695N Lecture 14: Challenges of proper drug dosing with nanodelivery systems
29 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary
Outline: Overview of drug dosing problem Problems of scaling up doses from animal systems Basing dosing on size, area, weight of recipient Vast differences between adults in terms of genetics, …
BME 695N Lecture 13: Assessing Zeta Potentials
Outline: Introduction – the importance of the zeta potential Nanoparticle-nanoparticle interactions Nanoparticle-cell interactions Part of the initial nanomedical system-cell targeting process …
KIST/PU Multiplex Detection of Cell Surface Markers Using Plasmonic Sensors
23 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Joseph M K Irudayaraj
Gold nanorod molecular probes (GNrMPs) were designed and fabricated for multiplex identification of cell surface markers in HBECs. Cells were probed directly using dark field microscopy integrated …
KIST/PU Design and Performance of Bioresponsive Nanocarriers with Tunable Reactivity for Drug and Gene Delivery
23 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dave Thompson
Our lab has focused on the development of bioresponsive nanocarriers that are designed to release their cargo upon entry into acidic environments such as those found in cellular endosomes and …
KIST/PU Bridging Nonlinear Optical Imaging and Nanotechnology with Medicine
23 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ji-Xin Cheng
Our interdisciplinary research develops and utilizes state-of-the-art optical imaging techniques and nanotechnology to tackle compelling biomedical problems highly related to human health. Research …
KIST/PU Multi-Component, Multi-Functional Nanomedical Systems for Drug/Gene Delivery
23 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary
In this brief paper we describe some of our recent efforts to construct multi-component, multi-functional nanomedical systems for delivery of therapeutic genes. We first describe the general …
KIST/PU Tumor-Homing Chitosan-Based Nanoparticles for Cancer Theragnosis; Imaging, Drug Delivery and Therapy
23 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ick Chan Kwon
We have prepared self-assembled polymeric drug carriers containing fluorophore and loaded drugs for theragnostic imaging of tumors. This new type of polymeric drug carriers visualizes the …
KIST/PU Introduction to Global Research Laboratory (GRL) Program: Molecular Imaging and Nanomedicine for Theragnosis using Nano-Bio Materials
23 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kui Won Choi
The Global Research Laboratory (GRL) program was initiated by the Korea Foundation for International Cooperation of Science and Technology (KICOS) in 2006. The GRL program has been designed to …
BME 695N Lecture 12: Introduction to X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy and the Examples of Biologically-Relevant Applications
19 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dmitry Zemlyanov
With Dmitry Zemlyanov as guest lecturer.
BME 695N Lecture 11: Construction of biomolecule conjugated nanoparticles
30 Sep 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Don Bergstrom
With Donald E. Bergstrom as guest lecturer.
BME 695N Lecture 9: Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) for Nanomedical Systems (cells and nanoparticles)
30 Sep 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Helen McNally
What Helen McNally as guest lecturer.
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