Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to neurobiotechnology.
Chapter 2: Neurogenetics and neurogenomics.
Chapter 3: Neuroproteomics.
Chapter 4: Biomarkers of neurological disorders.
Chapter 5: Molecular diagnostics for neurological disorders.
Chapter 6: Molecular neuropharmacology.
Chapter 7: Ion channels and neurology.
Chapter 8: Role of nitric oxide in neurological disorders.
Chapter 9: Nanoneurology.
Chapter 10: Neurotrophic factors.
Chapter 11: Cell therapy of neurological disorders.
Chapter 12: Gene therapy of neurological disorders.
Chapter 12: Gene therapy of neurological disorders.
Chapter 13: Role of biotechnology in drug delivery to the nervous system.
Chapter 14: Vaccines for neurological disorders.
Chapter 15: Biotechnology for neuroprotection.
Chapter 16: Biotechnology in neuroregeneration.
Chapter 17: Role of biotechnology in neurosurgery.
Chapter 18: Personalized neurology. Culling together excerpts from a wide range of writings by Dr. Kewal K. Jain on biotechnology topics as they relate to disorders of the nervous system, Applications of Biotechnology in Neurology covers a variety of applications for those working in life sciences and the pharmaceutical sciences, particularly those developing diagnostics and therapeutics for the nervous system. This detailed volume delves into areas such as neurobiotechnology, like neurogenomics and neuroproteomics, molecular diagnostics, various methods of improving systemic administration of drugs for targeted delivery to the nervous system, including the use of nanobiotechnology, biotechnology-based strategies and products for neuroprotection, as well as chapters on neurosurgery and personalized neurology.