A block copolymer micelle template for synthesis of hollow calcium phosphate nanospheres with excellent biocompatibility.

@article{Bastakoti2012ABC,
  title={A block copolymer micelle template for synthesis of hollow calcium phosphate nanospheres with excellent biocompatibility.},
  author={Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti and Masamichi Inuoe and Shin-Ichi Yusa and Shih-Hsiang Liao and Kevin C-W Wu and Kenichi Nakashima and Yusuke Yamauchi},
  journal={Chemical communications},
  year={2012},
  volume={48 52},
  pages={6532-4}
}
We report synthesis of hollow calcium phosphate (CaP) nanospheres with high surface area by using block copolymer micelles as templates. The obtained CaP nanospheres exhibit very high biocompatibility, showing great promise for intracellular bio-applications in future.