Applications of Nanotechnology in Diagnostics and Therapeutics of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease

Author(s): Georgia Soursou, Athanasios Alexiou, Ghulam Md Ashraf, Asad Ali Siyal, Gohar Mushtaq, Mohammad A. Kamal.

Journal Name: Current Drug Metabolism

Volume 16 , Issue 8 , 2015

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Abstract:

In this paper, an extended review analysis has been presented concerning the developments in brain drug delivery through new and efficient applications of nanotechnology. Modern nanotechnological approaches for the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases are described along with simultaneous analysis of safety and practical clinical usage of these strategies.

Keywords: Nanotechnology, nanomedicine, neurodegenerative diseases, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease.

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VOLUME: 16
ISSUE: 8
Year: 2015
Page: [705 - 712]
Pages: 8
DOI: 10.2174/138920021608151107125049
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