Heteromer Nanostars by Spontaneous Self-Assembly

  title={Heteromer Nanostars by Spontaneous Self-Assembly},
  author={Caitlin Brocker and Hannah Kim and Daniel Smith and Sutapa Barua},
Heteromer star-shaped nanoparticles have the potential to carry out therapeutic agents, improve intracellular uptake, and safely release drugs after prolonged periods of residence at the diseased site. A one-step seed mediation process was employed using polylactide-co-glycolic acid (PLGA), polyvinyl alcohol (PVA), silver nitrate, and tetrakis(hydroxymethyl… CONTINUE READING