Search for dissertations about: "silver nanoparticles"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 swedish dissertations containing the words silver nanoparticles.

  1. 1. Towards the Characterization of Biological Nanoparticles

    Author : Silver Jõemetsa; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; supported lipid bilayer; diffusion; size determination; microfluidics; lipophilic dyes; TIRF microscopy;

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  2. 2. Supported Lipid Membranes and Their Use for the Characterization of Biological Nanoparticles

    Author : Silver Jõemetsa; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES; microfluidics; size determination; fluorescence microscopy; lipophilic dyes; supported lipid bilayer; diffusion;

    Abstract : Biological nanoparticles (BNPs) are nano-sized lipid vesicles of biological origin, which are involved in multiple biological processes. BNP characterization techniques are critical for improving the understanding of how these particles contribute to cellular communication, viral infections and drug-delivery applications. READ MORE

  3. 3. Toxicity and biological impact of metal and metal oxide nanoparticles : Focus on the vascular toxicity of ultra-small titanium dioxide nanoparticles

    Author : Narges Bayat; Susana Cristobal; Janeck James Scott-Fordsmand; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Nanoparticles; Nanotoxicology; Ultra-small nanoparticles; biokemi; Biochemistry;

    Abstract : The application of nanoparticles (NPs) in different technologies has led to tremendous advancement in those fields.  Moreover, there is growing interest in application of ultra-small NPs (USNPs) at 1-3 nm due to their distinct molecule like features. Parallel to these promises, there is a growing concern regarding their safety. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effects of gold- and silver nanoparticles on the retina

    Author : Patrik Maximilian Bauer; Funktionell zoologi; []
    Keywords : Microglia; Retina; In vitro; Nanoparticles;

    Abstract : Over the past decade, a massive increase in the use of nanomaterials and nanoparticles (NPs) in both commercial and medical applications has occurred. Medical applications include advanced drug delivery vehicles, imaging and hyper thermic therapies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Contributions to Emission, Exposure and Risk Assessment of Nanomaterials

    Author : Rickard Arvidsson; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; NATURAL SCIENCES; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; nanoparticles; particle flow analysis; emission assessment; titanium dioxide; graphene; silver; risk assessment; exposure assessment; Nanomaterials; substance flow analysis.;

    Abstract : In recent years, synthetic nanomaterials have begun to be produced and used in increasingly larger volumes. These materials may cause new or increased risks to the environment, but no harmonized methods for structured assessment of their environmental risks exist. READ MORE