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November 9th, 2005

Modifications Render Carbon Nanotubes Nontoxic

Abstract:
Researchers at Rice University have found that water-soluble carbon nanotubes are significantly less toxic than those that are not soluble in water. Moreover, the research finds that nanotubes can be rendered nontoxic with minor chemical modifications.

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