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Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) exhibit excellent mechanical, electrical, and magnetic properties as well as nanometer scale diameter and high aspect ratio, which make them an ideal reinforcing agent forExpand
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Functionalized carbon nanomaterials as nanocarriers for loading and delivery of a poorly water-soluble anticancer drug: a comparative study.
Carbon nanomaterials such as multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) and graphene oxide (GO) have been functionalized by highly hydrophilic and biocompatible poly(vinyl alcohol) (PVA) for loading andExpand
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Chitosan-functionalized graphene oxide as a nanocarrier for drug and gene delivery.
The covalent functionalization of graphene oxide (GO) with chitosan (CS) is successfully accomplished via a facile amidation process. The CS-grafted GO (GO-CS) sheets consist of about 64 wt.% CS,Expand
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Fabrication of drug nanoparticles by evaporative precipitation of nanosuspension.
  • M. Kakran, N. Sahoo, +4 authors L. Loh
  • Materials Science, Medicine
  • International journal of pharmaceutics
  • 4 January 2010
Evaporative precipitation of nanosuspension (EPN) was used to fabricate nanoparticles of a poorly water-soluble antimalarial drug, artemisinin (ART), with the aim of enhancing its dissolution rate.Expand
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Polypyrrole coated carbon nanotubes : Synthesis, characterization, and enhanced electrical properties
Abstract We describe a simple approach to the synthesis of MWNT/polypyrrole nanotubes by the in situ chemical polymerization of pyrrole on the carbon nanotubes using ferric chloride as an oxidant.Expand
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Preparation and characterization of quercetin nanocrystals.
This study is to enhance the dissolution rate of a poorly water-soluble drug, quercetin, by fabricating nanocrystals using high-pressure homogenization. The particle size, crystallinity, dissolution,Expand
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Functionalization of carbon nanomaterials for advanced polymer nanocomposites: A comparison study between CNT and graphene
The allotropes of carbon nanomaterials (carbon nanotubes, graphene) are the most unique and promising substances of the last decade. Due to their nanoscale diameter and high aspect ratio, a smallExpand
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Preparation of nanoparticles of poorly water-soluble antioxidant curcumin by antisolvent precipitation methods
The objective of this study was to enhance the solubility and dissolution rate of a poorly water-soluble antioxidant, curcumin, by fabricating its nanoparticles with two methods: antisolventExpand
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Effect of Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes on Molecular Interaction and Properties of Polyurethane Composites
Summary: Functionalized MWNTs were incorporated into PU by solution mixing to improve the mechanical and thermal properties of composites. A homogeneous dispersion of MWNTs was successfully achievedExpand
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Fabrication of quercetin nanocrystals: comparison of different methods.
The main aim of this study was to prepare quercetin nanocrystals using three fabrication methods, viz. high-pressure homogenization, bead milling, and cavi-precipitation. The three fabricationExpand
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