BioMEMS and Biomedical Nanotechnology [electronic resource] : Volume II: Micro/Nano Technologies for Genomics and Proteomics / edited by Mauro Ferrari, Mihrimah Ozkan, Michael J. Heller.Material type: TextLanguage: English Publisher: Boston, MA : Springer US, 2007Description: XXIV, 537 p. online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780387258430Subject(s): Engineering | Medicine | Biotechnology | Biomedical engineering | Nanotechnology | Engineering | Biomedical Engineering | Biophysics/Biomedical Physics | Nanotechnology | Biomedicine general | BiotechnologyAdditional physical formats: Printed edition:: No titleDDC classification: 610.28 LOC classification: R856-857Online resources: Click here to access online
Application of Microarray Technologies -- Electronic Microarray Technology and Applications in Genomics and Proteomics -- Gene Expression Profiling Utilizing Microarray Technology and RT-PCR -- Microarray and Fluidic Chip for Extracellular Sensing -- Cell Physiometry Tools based on Dielectrophoresis -- Hitting the Spot: The Promise of Protein Microarrays -- Use of Electric Field Array Devices for Assisted Assembly of DNA Nanocomponents and Other Nanofabrication Applications -- Peptide Arrays in Proteomics and Drug Discovery -- From One-Bead One-Compound Combinatorial Libraries to Chemical Microarrays -- Advanced Microfluidic Devices and Human Genome Project -- Plastic Microfluidic Devices for DNA and Protein Analyses -- Centrifuge Based Fluidic Platforms -- Sequencing the Human Genome: A Historical Perspective on Challenges for Systems Integration -- Nanoprobes for Imaging, Sensing and Therapy -- Hairpin Nanoprobes for Gene Detection -- Fluorescent Lanthanide Labels with Time-Resolved Fluorometry in DNA Analysis -- Role of SNPs and Haplotypes in Human Disease and Drug Development -- Control of Biomolecular Activity by Nanoparticle Antennas -- Sequence Matters: The Influence of Basepair Sequence on DNA-protein Interactions -- Engineered Ribozymes: Efficient Tools for Molecular Gene Therapy and Gene Discovery.
Volume 2 of the multi-volume reference, BioMEMS and Biomedical Nanotechnology, includes contributions reporting on fundamental and applied investigations of the material science, biochemistry, and physics of biomedical microdevices with applications to Genomics and Proteomics. Topics include gene expression profiling utilizing microarray technology; imaging and sensing for gene detection and use in DNA analysis; and coverage of advanced microfluidic devices and the Human Genome Project. This volume is very well illustrated with many of the figures in color.