Biocompatibility of Thermally Hydrocarbonized Porous Silicon Nanoparticles and their Biodistribution in Rats

Luis M. Bimbo, Mirkka Sarparanta, Helder A. Santos, Anu J. Airaksinen, Ermei Makila, Timo Laaksonen, Leena Peltonen, Vesa-Pekka Lehto, Jouni Hirvonen, Jarno Salonen

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259 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3023-3032
Number of pages10
JournalACS Nano
Volume4
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 28 May 2010
Externally publishedYes
Publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Keywords

  • porous silicon
  • nanoparticles
  • oral delivery
  • cytotoxicity
  • biodistribution
  • Caco-2 cells
  • MESOPOROUS SILICON
  • DRUG-DELIVERY
  • IN-VITRO
  • RAW 264.7
  • MICROPARTICLES
  • PARTICLES
  • CELLS
  • SIZE
  • SURFACE
  • INTERNALIZATION
  • 116 Chemical sciences
  • 317 Pharmacy

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