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November 13th, 2006

Modified silicon-based surfaces provide good home to proteins

Abstract:
Silicon, whether in its elemental form as silicon wafers or in its oxidized form, known as silicon dioxide or silica, is proving to be a valuable material for biomedical nanotechnology, in large part because of the biocompatibility and chemical inertness of these substances.

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