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April 11th, 2007

Flash NanoPrecipitation

Abstract:
Flash NanoPrecipitation is a new clever way to create nanoparticles for drug delivery, etc:

In NanoPrecipitation, two streams of liquid are directed toward one another in a confined area. The first stream consists of an organic solvent that contains the medicines and imaging agents, as well as long-chain molecules called polymers. The polymer chain is like a necklace of pearls with half of the pearls being hydrophopic and the other half being hydrophilic. The second stream of liquid contains pure water.

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