K. K. Jain, a citizen of Canada as well as Switzerland ,
is a neurologist/ neurosurgeon by training. He received graduate
training in Europe, Canada and the US and has held academic
positions in several countries. He has been working in the
biotechnology/ biopharmaceuticals industry since 1989 when
he settled in Basel , Switzerland . He has been elected a
Fellow of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine of the Royal
Colleges of UK .
Prof. Jain is the author of over 348 publications including
11 books and 44 special reports. The reports topics include
genomics, proteomics, molecular diagnostics, gene therapy,
RNA interference, nanobiotechnology, drug delivery, neurological
disorders and personalized medicine. He has also written
a textbook of gene therapy (now translated into Chinese).
He is an associate editor of Medlink Neurology, an electronic
encyclopedia of neurology published by Medlink Corporation
( San Diego , California ) for the continuing education of
neurologists. He is also the author in charge of writing
and regularly updating 125 of the approximately 1100 articles
in this program.
Prof. Jain founded Jain PharmaBiotech in 1996. In addition
to research, consulting work and lectures, a major activity
of the company is publication and continuous updating of
some of the reports. Currently 16 titles are available and
are updated at least once a month. This is a unique approach
to publishing up-to-date information that is not offered
by any competing publisher of reports in this area.
Publications on nanobiotechnology
applications, markets and companies. Jain PharmaBiotech,
July 2005:1-466. ( http://www.pharmabiotech.ch/reports/nanobiotechnology/ )
Application of Nanotechnology in Molecular Diagnostics.
Expert Rev Mol Diagn 2003;3:153-161.
Lab-on-a-Chip Devices. In, Encyclopedia of Diagnostic
Genomics and Proteomics, Marcel Dekkar Inc, New York
in Clinical Laboratory Diagnostics. Clinica Chimica
Acta 2005;354: (online prepublication).
Drug Delivery for Cancer. Technology in Cancer Research & Treatment
2005 August;4: (In press).
role of nanobiotechnology in drug discovery. Drug Discovery
Today 2005 (in press).
in Molecular Diagnostics. Horizon Scientific Press,
Norwich , UK, October 2005 (in preparation).
of Nanobiotechnology-based Drug Delivery in the Development
of Nanomedicine. In, Thassu D, et al (eds) Nanoparticulate
Drug Delivery Systems: Recent Trends and Emerging Technologies.
CRC Press, Florida , 2005.
Prof. K. K. Jain MD, FRCS(C), FRACS, FFPM
CH-4057 Basel , Switzerland
Tel/Fax: +4161 692 44 61
Web site: http://pharmabiotech.ch/
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