In this paper, Edyta shows how asymmetric-flow field-flow fractionation can be used to characterise the internal structure of nanogels. See the full article here.
Her work investigates the development of lipid-polymer hybrid nanoparticles for the delivery of HIV drugs. She shows that the lipid coating on nanoparticles plays an important role in improving biological uptake. See online here.
As part of our project with Unilever, Andy McLauchlin is joining the group as a PDRA working on investigating the properties of post consumer resin.
This project aims to develop a novel packaging solution for the Domestos brand bleach product that includes a higher percentage (>70%) of post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastic in [High density polyethylene ] (HDPE) bottles.
Official release here.
Congratulations to Edyta for passing her PhD viva with minor corrections!
Her work investigates the use of layer-by-layer modification of nanoparticles to achieve stimuli responsive drug release. See online here.
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The paper is available here.
We are really excited to have been awarded £1.1m by the EPSRC to develop injectable implants for the treatment of chronic disease. The other academic members of the team on this project are Andrew Owen, Steve Rannard and Victoria Kearns.