Nanotechnology for Bio-Medical Applications

Sponsors and Collaborators:

IRCBM, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore


Registration: Open to all.
Date: January 16, 2012
Time: 10:00 am
Venue: IRCBM, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology M. A. Jinnah Building Defence Road, Off Raiwind Road, Lahore

Abstract:

Nanotechnology is an interdisciplinary field which has brought marvels not only in solid-state device industry rather various bio-medical applications like gene sensing, DNA sequencing and bio-detection etc. owe a lot to this interdisciplinary research. It’s because of bio-nanotechnology that we are able to bring the sensitivity of current bio-sensing platforms down to the molecular level. This presentation will give you an overview of the techniques as well as the latest developments in the field of Bio-Nanotechnology. Both aspects of the presentation will be highlighted by examples of various nano-systems relevant for biomedical applications such as nanoparticle synthesis, formation of nanostructured surfaces, interaction of proteins as well as bio-membranes with drugs and insight into DNA and drug delivery systems.

Resource Persons:
Speaker
Mr. Waqas Ali
University of Texas at Arlington, US


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