Special Issue "Electrochemical and Biomedical Sensors"


A special issue of Biosensors (ISSN 2079-6374).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 June 2014)

Special Issue Editor

Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Chung-Chiun Liu
Department of Chemical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Electronics Design Center, Bingham 112, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106-7217, USA
Website: http://www.nchu.edu.tw/~material/faculty/f2706.htm
E-Mail: cxl9@case.edu
Phone: +1 216 3682935
Interests: electrochemical biosensors; enzymatic biosensors; microfabrication processing, nano-metallic biosensor catalysts; single use; disposable biosensors

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

Advancements in biosensor technology in recent years, combined with nano-catalysts, wireless communication, and micro-fabrication processing have led to new innovations in health care around the world. Interestingly, electrochemical based devices are one of the core technologies in biomedical sensors.

Responding to current needs and bringing awareness of this critical and timely endeavor, this Journal, Biosensors, plans to prepare a Special Issue on Electrochemical and Biomedical Sensors which is devoted to the recent advancement of these technologies and their associated elements, such as light weight power sources, wireless communication techniques and others. Electrochemical based biomedical sensors, including enzymatic and whole cell biosensors, will be covered in this Special Issue. Also articles relating to in vivo and in vitro biomedical sensors produced by micro-fabrication processes and other means will be solicited for this issue. A further topic to be included and assessed is micro-catalysts and micro-structures which can enhance the sensor performance. Finally, detections of new and important biomarkers in non-invasive physiological medium, such as breath, saliva and urine are of particular interest.

We look forward to receiving your valuable contributions.

Prof. Dr. Chung-Chiun Liu
Guest Editor


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  • electrochemical based biosensors
  • wireless communication
  • micro-fabrication
  • nano-catalysts
  • nano-structures
  • in vivo biosensors
  • in vitro biosensors

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p. 340-357
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Biosensors 2014, 4(4), 340-357; doi:10.3390/bios4040340
Received: 16 July 2014; in revised form: 4 September 2014 / Accepted: 16 September 2014 / Published: 3 October 2014
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p. 273-300
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Biosensors 2014, 4(3), 273-300; doi:10.3390/bios4030273
Received: 3 July 2014; in revised form: 15 August 2014 / Accepted: 22 August 2014 / Published: 27 August 2014
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p. 243-256
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Biosensors 2014, 4(3), 243-256; doi:10.3390/bios4030243
Received: 9 June 2014; in revised form: 3 July 2014 / Accepted: 25 July 2014 / Published: 30 July 2014
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