nanoparticles


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nanoparticles

Particles of very small size that are being exploited increasingly in medicine as in other sciences. Nanoparticles have recently been developed as delivery vehicles for drugs and for gene therapy. One unexpected finding emerging from this research is that nanoparticles of cerium oxide only 5 nanometres in diameter inserted into nerve cells in culture appear to increase the three week life of these cells to about six months. It is speculated that they are having a useful effect in mopping up damaging FREE RADICALS.
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The objectives of this study were to manufacture [beta]-lg nanoparticles with various sizes and surface charges by changing heating temperature, to determine the relationships between the particle size and surface charge of [beta]-lg nanoparticles and their cellular uptakes in Caco-2 cells, and to evaluate the cytotoxicity of [beta]-lg nanoparticles.
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This research opens up a revolutionary new application of nanoparticles in solar energy," notes Paul Weiss, editor-in-chief of ACS Nano.