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July 25th, 2006

Biocompatibility of Nitrogen-doped Carbon Nanotubes

Abstract:
"In general we found that nanotubes (pure carbon multiwalled and N-doped multiwalled) are not harmful if they are ingested or inhaled by mice. However when the CNTs are introduced intratracheally into the mice, our N-doped nanotubes are far more tolerated and did not cause the death of any mouse."

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