Self Paced

Nanoantibiotics: Applications and Future Trends

Revolutionizing Antibiotic Therapy with Nanotechnology

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MODE
Online/ e-LMS
TYPE
Self Paced
LEVEL
Moderate
DURATION
1 Months

About

The “Nanoantibiotics: Applications and Future Trends” program offers an in-depth look at how nanotechnology is revolutionizing the field of antibiotic development and delivery. Over one month, students will study nanostructured materials designed to enhance the efficacy and precision of antibiotics, reduce side effects, and overcome resistance in pathogens. The course covers the synthesis of nanoantibiotics, their mechanisms of action, and their role in the global health landscape.

Aim

This program aims to explore the innovative field of nanoantibiotics, focusing on their development, mechanisms, and applications in combating antibiotic resistance. Participants will gain insights into the latest research and future trends that are shaping this pivotal area of nanomedicine.

Program Objectives

  • Understand the basic principles and synthesis techniques of nanoantibiotics.
  • Analyze the effectiveness and mechanisms of nanoantibiotics against various pathogens.
  • Assess the ethical, environmental, and regulatory challenges associated with nanoantibiotics.
  • Explore the latest advancements and future trends in nanoantibiotic research.
  • Develop skills in designing and conducting experiments related to nanoantibiotic applications.

Program Structure

Module 1: Concept, Design and Applications of Nanoantibiotics (NABs): The Old Drugs with New Tricks

  • Evolutionary trendline of developing Antimicrobial resistance (AMR)
  • Microbial resistance to metal ions
  • Concept, advantages and application scope of  NABs
  • Different types of NABs
  • Design, synthesis and  physicochemical characterization of NABs
  • Functions and properties of NABs 

Module 2: Molecular mechanism of action of NABs and Toxicity Assessment

  • Nanoscale effects of NABs vs. conventional modalities
  • Mechanism of reversing the AMR with examples,
  • Trojan horse strategy to circumvent AMR
  • Factors affecting the performances of NABs
  • Combination therapies (Augmentation of antibiotics)
  • Cases of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria
  • Possible side effects of NABs

Module 3: NABs and Translational Research Actions, Regulatory Aspects and Future Directions 

  • Approved NABs and clinical application
  • Clinical studies under investigation
  • Challenges with NABs
  • Regulatory guidelines for NABs
  • NABs vs AMR: Evolutionary Trends and Future Diections

Q&A session and open discussion.

Participant’s Eligibility

  • Undergraduate degree in Nanotechnology, Biomedical Engineering, Pharmacy, or related fields.
  • Professionals in pharmaceuticals, healthcare, or biotechnological industries.
  • Individuals with a strong interest in advanced drug delivery systems and medical innovation.

Program Outcomes

  • Mastery of nanoantibiotic technology and its applications
  • Critical understanding of the challenges in developing and implementing nanoantibiotics
  • Capability to design and execute nanoantibiotic-related experiments
  • Awareness of the ethical and regulatory dimensions of nanomedicine
  • Preparation for roles in multidisciplinary healthcare and research teams


Fee Structure

Standard Fee:           INR 4,998           USD 110

Discounted Fee:       INR 2499             USD 55

Batches

Spring
Summer

Autumn
Winter

Certificate

Program Assessment

Certification to this program will be based on the evaluation of following assignment (s)/ examinations:

Exam Weightage
Mid Term Assignments 20 %
Final Online Exam 30 %
Project Report Submission (Includes Mandatory Paper Publication) 50 %

To study the printed/online course material, submit and clear, the mid term assignments, project work/research study (in completion of project work/research study, a final report must be submitted) and the online examination, you are allotted a 1-month period. You will be awarded a certificate, only after successful completion/ and clearance of all the aforesaid assignment(s) and examinations.

Program Deliverables

  • Access to e-LMS
  • Real Time Project for Dissertation
  • Project Guidance
  • Paper Publication Opportunity
  • Self Assessment
  • Final Examination
  • e-Certification
  • e-Marksheet

Future Career Prospects

  • Nanomedicine Scientist
  • Pharmaceutical Researcher
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Clinical Trial Specialist
  • Regulatory Affairs Manager
  • Healthcare Technology Consultant

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