Smart Hybrid Materials (SHMs)
Khashab Research Group
Innovatively Functionalized Nanomaterials for Biomedical, Sensing and Composites Applications

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pH-Responsive Mechanised Nanoparticles Gated by Semirotaxanes

Khashab, N. M.; Belowich, M. E.; Trabolsi, A.; Friedman, D. C.; Valente, C.; Lau, Y.; Khatib, H. A.; Zink, J. I.; Stoddart, J. F. pH-Responsive Mechanised Nanoparticles Gated by Semirotaxanes. Chem. Commun. 2009, 36, 5371-5373
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Khashab, N. M.; Belowich, M. E.; Trabolsi, A.; Friedman, D. C.; Valente, C.; Lau, Y.; Khatib, H. A.; Zink, J. I.; Stoddart, J. F.
pH-Responsive, mechanised nanoparticles, semirotaxanes
2009
A [2]pseudorotaxane-based mechanized nanoparticle system, which operates within an aq. acidic environment, has been prepd. and characterized; this integrated system affords both water-sol. stalk and ring components in an effort to improve the biocompatibility of these promising new drug delivery vehicles.