Polyelectrolyte microcapsules for biomedical applications

Bruno G. De Geest, Stefaan De Koker, Gleb B. Sukhorukov, Oliver Kreft, Wolfgang J. Parak, Andrei G. Skirtach, Jo Demeester, Stefaan C. De Smedt, Wim E. Hennink

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In this paper we review the recent contributions of polyelectrolyte microcapsules in the biomedical field, comprising in vitro and in vivo drug delivery as well as their applications as biosensors.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)282-291
Number of pages10
JournalSoft Matter
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes


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