Highly Porous Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery
University of Minnesota, Minnesota, United States
These silica nanoparticles have ultra-high porosity to hold drugs and for use in industrial applications.
Primary Application Area: Pharmaceuticals & Personal Care
Technology Development Status: Prototype
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 3
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: These nanoparticles hold promise for a diversity of applications such as drug delivery, adsorption and catalysis. working to optimize their porous parameters, such as pore volume or pore size, with the aim of significantly improving the storage capacity of cargoes, or facilitating the host–guest specific interaction for the intended purpose.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 716
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date: DOD/DARPA funding Agency Grant No. SP0020251-PROJ0005715
Primary Sources of Funding: Federal Grant
Looking for: Development / License Partners