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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Nanomaterials for bioapplications and pharmacy - M126008
Title: Nanomateriály pro bioaplikace a farmacii
Guaranteed by: Department of Solid State Engineering (126)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2022
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:3
E-Credits: summer s.:3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Švorčík Václav prof. Ing. DrSc.
Interchangeability : N126031
Annotation -
Lectures will be focused on development and classification of biomaterials and new generation of nanobiomaterials including their preparation and degradation. Metal, ceramic, polymer and composite biomaterials and nanobiomaterials for tissue engineering. Introduction to nanoparticles in pharmaceutics including targeted drug delivery will be given as well as diagnostic and therapy applications of natural biopolymer nanoparticles, quantum dots and superparamagnetic nanoparticles.
Last update: Hladíková Jana (04.01.2018)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

introduce characterization and classification of biomaterials, bionanomaterials, preparation of biomaterials, degradation of their structure and properties, metal, ceramic, polymer and composite biomaterials, biomaterials for tissue engineering, nanoparticles in pharmaceutics (targeted drug delivery systems), natural biopolymer nanoparticles, nanoparticles sensitive to temperature and pH changes, quantum dots, superparamagnetic nanoparticles for diagnostics and therapy

Last update: Hladíková Jana (04.01.2018)
Literature -

A S. Ramakrishna a kol.: Biomaterials: A Nano Approach. Taylor and Francis, 2010.

A S.S.R. Kumar Challa (Ed.): Nanomaterials for Medicial Diagnosis and Therapy. Wiley-VCH, 2007.

A M. Reza Mozafari (Ed.): Nanomaterials and Nanosystems for Biomedical Applications, Springer, 2007.

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Last update: Hladíková Jana (04.01.2018)
Learning resources -

Educational materials available at the teacher.

Last update: Švorčík Václav (20.02.2018)
Syllabus -

1. Definition, development and classification of biomaterials

2. Nanobiomaterials - new generation of biomaterials, effect of "nano-size"

3. Preparation of biomaterials

4. Degradation of the biomaterial structure and properties

5. Metal and ceramic biomaterials

6. Polymer and composite biomaterials

7.Nanomaterials for tissue engineering

8. Nanoparticles in pharmaceutics - targeted drug delivery; physico-chemical properties

9. Synthetic biodegradable polymer nanoparticles

10. Nanoparticles made of natural biopolymers (micelles, liposomes, polysaccharides)

11. Nanoparticles sensitive to temperature and pH changes

12. Quantum dots - modern fluorescent markers

13. Superparamagnetic nanoparticles for diagnostics and therapy

14. Carbon nanotechnology for drug transport (nanotubes, nanodiamants).

Last update: Hladíková Jana (04.01.2018)
Registration requirements -

N126026 Introduction to nanomaterials

N108004 Introduction to study of materials or N108006 Chemistry and physics of solids or N108022 Chemistry and physics of solid pharmaceuticals

Last update: Hladíková Jana (04.01.2018)
Course completion requirements - Czech

Úspěšné splnění ústní zkoušky.

Last update: Švorčík Václav (20.02.2018)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2 56
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