Squishy Hydrogels May Be the Ticket for Studying Biological Effects of Nanoparticles, National Institute of Standards and Technology Study

Published: May 16, 2013

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A class of water-loving, jelly-like materials with uses ranges ranging from the mundane, such as superabsorbent diaper liners, to the sophisticated, such as soft contact lenses, could be tapped for a new line of serious work: testing the biological effects of nanoparticles now being eyed for a large variety of uses.

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