Efficient, targeted delivery of polymer entrapped nanoparticles, nutrients and microorganisms is provided by amphiphilic polysiloxane graft copolymers (APGC) based metal nanoparticle delivery vehicles configured to increase colloidal stability, reduce oxidation by non-target compounds, and have affinity towards water/contaminant interfaces.

Title
Polymeric delivery vehicle for nanoparticles
Application Number
12/921316
Publication Number
20110042325
Application Date
March 6, 2009
Publication Date
February 24, 2011
Inventor
Sita Krajangpan
Fargo
ND, US
Bret J Chisholm
West Fargo
ND, US
Achintya N Bezbaruah
West Fargo
ND, US
Agent
Mckee Voorhees & Sease
IA, US
Assignee
Ndsu Research Foundation
ND, US
IPC
C12N 11/08
B01J 20/26
C02F 01/68
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