MXenes for Biomedical Applications


MXenes for Biomedical Applications

Arka Bagchi, Solanki Sarkar, Ipsita Hazra Chowdhury, Arunima Biswas, Sk Manirul Islam

MXenes has become an important family of 2-D layered materials having immense potential to be utilized in the fields of analytical chemistry, as a target for environmental monitoring and bio-medical applications. This chapter deals in detail with the diverse and far-reaching contribution of MXenes in biomedical sciences. Finally, a discussion is made on how these significant contributions of MXenes might have a long-term impact on biosensing and understanding disease biology. Lastly, the present lacuna in MXene research is also addressed and how future researches in this field might bring in high detection sensitivities.

MXenes, Nanosheets, Biosensor, Imaging, Cytotoxicity, Therapeutics

Published online 5/30/2019, 15 pages

Citation: Arka Bagchi, Solanki Sarkar, Ipsita Hazra Chowdhury, Arunima Biswas, Sk Manirul Islam, MXenes for Biomedical Applications, Materials Research Foundations, Vol. 51, pp 189-203, 2019


Part of the book on MXenes: Fundamentals and Applications

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