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BME 695N Lecture 13: Assessing Zeta Potentials

By James Leary

Purdue University

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  1. Introduction – the importance of the zeta potential
    1. Nanoparticle-nanoparticle interactions
    2. Nanoparticle-cell interactions
    3. Part of the initial nanomedical system-cell targeting process
    4. Low zeta potential leads to low serum protein binding and potentially longer circulation
  2. Zeta potential basics
    1. What is the zeta potential?
    2. How is it measured?
  3. Some factors affecting the zeta potential
    1. pH
    2. Ionic strength
  4. Some zeta potential experiences


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  • James Leary (2007), "BME 695N Lecture 13: Assessing Zeta Potentials,"

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