Liposomes are small spherical vesicles which consist of amphiphilic lipids, enclosing an aqueous core. The classification of liposomes, the different processing techniques used, the benefits of using...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1243 | 25 May 2005
A new method for producing uniform, self-assembled nanocells has been developed by researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Posted March 11 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=667 | 26 Mar 2004
Using a Malvern Zetasizer 3000HS, it has been show that the mixed mode measurement of the wall zeta potential is a novel way to follow both the kinetics and equilibrium adsorption of the liposomes to...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1200 | 18 Apr 2005
Liposome is attracting attention as a drug carrier for chemotherapeutic agents because of its ability to easily regulate lipid composition, particle diameter, charge, etc., and the ability to...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2415 | 7 Oct 2009
Incorporating lipid nanoparticles into new skincare products can offer major benefits to firms who manufacture cosmetics. The process for making lipid nanoparticles, the homogenization technique, and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1245 | 25 May 2005
Nanoemulsions, also called sub-micron emulsions (SME) and mini-emulsions, are oil in water emulsions with droplet diameters at the nanoscale. This article looks at how nanoemulsions are processed...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1244 | 25 May 2005
Novoscom is a German Biopharmaceutical Company that have recently developed Smarticles. Smarticles are used to body to treat tumours and inflamed organs.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=956 | 11 Jun 2004
Advances in medical nanotechnology are likely to be used in biomedical applications for space projects. This article looks at medical diagnostics, biochips, lab on a chip systems, medical sensors,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1176 | 12 Apr 2005
There are several different methods of classification for nanomaterials according to dimension, phase composition and the manufacturing process. This article focuses on the categorisation of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1073 | 10 Dec 2004
Liposomes are important new materials in the area of biotechnology, specifically drug development and cosmetics. The size of liposomes laregely determined their properties. Applications, size effects...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1222 | 6 May 2005