Hollow Nanofibers and Nanospheres

Organization:University of Washington, WA, US
I.P. Brief:Methods have been developed to produce and fill hollow nanofibers and nanospheres with materials ranging from drugs to flavor additives. The sealed nanostructures offer a method for delivery and controlled release of encapsulated substances.
Keywords:nanosphere, nanofiber, controlled release, drug delivery, encapsulation
Primary Industry:Materials
Specific Market:Pharmaceuticals, health care products, food industry, industrial chemicals & catalysts

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