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Course Postgraduate
Semester Electives
Subject Code CHM861
Subject Title Biomaterials


Introduction to classes of materials used in medical applications-Testing of biomaterials- ToxicologyPolymeric drug delivery systems - Metals and ceramics-Dental materials-Smart biomaterialsNanobiomaterials - Nanogels and microgels- Tissue engineering

Text Books

1. B. Ratner, A. Hoffman, F. Schoen, J Lemons, Biomaterials Science: An introduction to materials in Medicine. 2nd edition, Academic Press, 2004.

2. S. Dumitriu, 2nd edition, Polymeric Biomaterials. Marcel Dekker, 2002

3. C. T. Laurencin, L. S. Nair, Nanotechnology and Tissue Engineering, The Scaffol, CRC Press, 2008

4. S. Ramakrishna, T. S. Sampath Kumar, Biomaterials: A nano approach.CRC press, 2010

5. I. Galaev, Bo Mattiasson, Smart Polymers: Applications in Biotechnology and Biomedicine, 2 ndEdition, CRC Press,2007

6. S. Li, A. Tiwari, M. Prabaharan and S. Aryal, Smart Polymer Materials for Biomedical Applications (Materials Science and Technologies), Nova Science Publishers Inc, 2010

7. M. De Villiers, P Aramwit and G S. Kwon, Nanotechnology in drug delivery. Springer, 2009.

8. A. Kirkland and J. Hutchison, Nano characterization, RSC publishers, 2007.