Biosensors for Medical Applications

Written By Séamus Higson
Biosensors for Medical Applications
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 21 August 2012
  • ISBN : 0857097180
  • Pages : 360 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Biosensors for Medical Applications written by Séamus Higson which was release on 21 August 2012, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Biomedical sensors are an essential tool in the detection and monitoring of a wide range of medical conditions from cancer to Parkinson’s disease. Biosensors for medical applications provides a comprehensive review of established, cutting edge and future trends in biomedical sensors and their applications. Part one focuses on key principles and transduction approaches, reviewing electrochemical, piezoelectric and nano-sized biosensors. Impedence interrogated affinity biosensors for medical applications and practical applications of enzyme biosensors are explored, before part two goes on to review specific medical applications. Biosensors for DNA and RNA detection and characterization, disease biomarker detection, and the use of affibodies as an alternative to antibodies in cancer marker biosensors are investigated, along with biosensors for drug testing and discovery, non-invasive measurements, and wearable biosensors for medical applications. With its distinguished editor and international team of expert contributors, Biosensors for medical applications is an essential guide for all those involved in the research, design, production and use of medical biosensors. Provides a comprehensive review of established, cutting edge and future trends in biomedical sensors and their applications Examines key principles and transduction approaches, reviewing electrochemical, piezoelectric and nano-sized biosensors Reviews biosensors for DNA and RNA detection and characterisation, disease biomarker detection, and the use of affibodies as an alternative to antibodies in cancer marker biosensors

Biosensors for Medical Applications

Biosensors for Medical Applications
  • Author : Séamus Higson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-08-21
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : Biomedical sensors are an essential tool in the detection and monitoring of a wide range of medical conditions from cancer to Parkinson’s disease. Biosensors for medical applications provides a comprehensive review of established, cutting edge and future trends in biomedical sensors and their applications. Part one focuses on key ...

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 : 0857097180
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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 ...

Impedimetric Biosensors for Medical Applications

Impedimetric Biosensors for Medical Applications
  • Author : Jo V. Rushworth,Natalie A. Hirst
  • Publisher : Amer Society of Mechanical
  • Release Date : 2013-10
  • Total pages : 70
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : In this monograph, the authors discuss the current progress in the medical application of impedimetric biosensors, along with the key challenges in the field. First, a general overview of biosensor development, structure and function is presented, followed by a detailed discussion of impedimetric biosensors and the principles of electrochemical impedance ...

State of the Art in Biosensors

State of the Art in Biosensors
  • Author : Toonika Rinken
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2013-03-13
  • Total pages : 324
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : The main challenge in biosensor development is their application for various practical tasks to provide a continuous and reliable flow of information about the indicators of natural and industrial processes and the surroundings, so enabling adequate feedback and control. Biosensors can provide essential information, as the quality of life depends ...

Food Medical and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides

Food  Medical  and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides
  • Author : Kunal Pal,Indranil Banerjee,Preetam Sarkar,Arindam Bit,Doman Kim,Arfat Anis,Samarendra Maji
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-12-03
  • Total pages : 756
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : Food, Medical, and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides provides a detailed resource for those interested in the design and preparation of polysaccharides for state-of-the-art applications. The book begins with an introductory section covering sources, chemistry, architectures, bioactivity, and chemical modifications of polysaccharides. Subsequent parts of the book are organized by field, ...

Carbon Nanomaterials for Biological and Medical Applications

Carbon Nanomaterials for Biological and Medical Applications
  • Author : Sekhar Chandra Ray,Nikhil Ranjan Jana
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2017-03-07
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : Nanomaterials for Biological and Medical Applications explores the different applications of carbon nanomaterials in drug and gene therapies and their use in tissue regeneration, biosensor diagnosis, enantiomer separation of chiral drugs, extraction and analysis of drugs and pollutants, and as antitoxents. The book describes the synthesis processing of carbon nanomaterials, ...

Biosensors

Biosensors
  • Author : Toonika Rinken
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2015-09-24
  • Total pages : 468
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : Nowadays, the implementation of novel technological platforms in biosensor-based developments is primarily directed to the miniaturization of analytical systems and lowering the limits of detection. Rapid scientific and technological progress enables the application of biosensors for the online detection of minute concentrations of different chemical compounds in a wide selection ...

Biosensors 92 Proceedings

Biosensors 92 Proceedings
  • Author : W.R. Heineman,I. Karube,R.D. Schmid,A.P.F. Turner
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2016-07-29
  • Total pages : 572
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : Keeping up to date with new biosensors developments has been getting harder ... – one of the fastest moving fields of academic and industrial research in the world – a constant stream of new commercial applications – centres of research excellence all over Europe, North America and the Pacific Rim – enormous implications for monitoring ...

Fractal Binding and Dissociation Kinetics for Different Biosensor Applications

Fractal Binding and Dissociation Kinetics for Different Biosensor Applications
  • Author : Ajit Sadana
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2005-07-06
  • Total pages : 650
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : Biosensors are portable and convenient devices that permit the rapid and reliable analysis of substances. They are increasingly used in healthcare, drug design, environmental monitoring and the detection of biological, chemical, and toxic agents. Fractal Binding and Dissociation Kinetics for Different Biosensor Applications focuses on two areas of expanding biosensor ...

Chemical Sensors and Biosensors for Medical and Biological Applications

Chemical Sensors and Biosensors for Medical and Biological Applications
  • Author : Ursula E. Spichiger-Keller
  • Publisher : Wiley-VCH
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 438
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : Chemical and biochemical sensors have a potential for medical and biological applications, such as analyzing or monitoring gastric juice or blood plasma. This book seeks to explain the basic principles and concepts of this technology....

Biosensors and Nanotechnology

Biosensors and Nanotechnology
  • Author : Zeynep Altintas
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-12-18
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : General introduction to biosensors and recognition receptors -- Biomarkers in health care -- The use of nanomaterials and microfluidics in medical diagnostics -- SPR-based biosensor technologies in disease detection and diagnostics -- Piezoelectric-based biosensor technologies in disease detection and diagnostics -- Electrochemical-based biosensor technologies in disease detection and diagnostics -- ...

Biosensors for Health Environment and Biosecurity

Biosensors for Health  Environment and Biosecurity
  • Author : Pier Andrea Serra
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2011-07-19
  • Total pages : 552
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : A biosensor is a detecting device that combines a transducer with a biologically sensitive and selective component. Biosensors can measure compounds present in the environment, chemical processes, food and human body at low cost if compared with traditional analytical techniques. This book covers a wide range of aspects and issues ...

Frontiers in Biosensorics II

Frontiers in Biosensorics II
  • Author : F.W. Scheller,Florian Schubert,Jutta Fedrowitz
  • Publisher : Birkhäuser
  • Release Date : 2013-03-12
  • Total pages : 178
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : Volume II focuses on the state-of-the-art technologies and applications of various types of sensors. It presents different analyzers and their operational parameters in many areas of practical use. Moreover, aspects of the marketability of biosensors are covered in the context of established conventional analytical techniques as well as under consideration ...

Biomaterials in Translational Medicine

Biomaterials in Translational Medicine
  • Author : Lei Yang,Sarit Bhaduri,Thomas J. Webster
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-11-30
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : Biomaterials in Translational Medicine delivers timely and detailed information on the latest advances in biomaterials and their role and impact in translational medicine. Key topics addressed include the properties and functions of these materials and how they might be applied for clinical diagnosis and treatment. Particular emphasis is placed on ...

Modern Techniques in Biosensors

Modern Techniques in Biosensors
  • Author : Gorachand Dutta,Arindam Biswas,Amlan Chakrabarti
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-01-04
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0857097180
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Summary : This book focusses on recent advances and different research issues in the biosensor technology and also presents theoretical, methodological, well-established and validated empirical work dealing with the technology. The book addresses challenges for the development of a point-of-care test platform. The book also describes printed chip-based assay (Lab-on-a-Chip, Lab-on-a-PCB) for ...