Nanomaterials in Biosensors

With the recent advancement of nanomaterials and nanostructured materials, the point-of-care biosensor devices have shown a potential growth to revolutionize the future personalized health care diagnostics and therapy practices

Bansi Dhar Malhotra; Md. Azahar Ali

2017

Scholarcy highlights

  • With the recent advancement of nanomaterials and nanostructured materials, the point-of-care biosensor devices have shown a potential growth to revolutionize the future personalized health care diagnostics and therapy practices
  • The first chapter covers the brief details of nanotechnology with its types and an introduction to the synthesis of nanomaterials and their importance to construct transducers
  • The different components of transducers such as electrochemical, optical, piezoelectric, thermal, surface plasmon resonance, and so on for biosensors have been explained in this chapter
  • Various principles utilized for development of enzymatic biosensors, immunosensors, DNA, and whole-cell biosensors have been included in this chapter
  • Immobilization of bioreceptors is a crucial step to fabricate biosensors and their stepwise demonstration and conjugation of nanomaterials with nanomaterials have been described

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