Making Nanoparticles


Making Nanoparticles / Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry / Grade 10 / Engineering Better Medicines

Introduction:

In this lab, students will mix together 2 oppositely charged polymers to form a type of nanoparticle called a polyelectrolyte complex. This offers a relatively easy way to introduce the concept of nanotechnologies in a safe, hands-on way.

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Instructor's Notes