Multiwalled carbon nanotube-doxorubicin supramolecular complexes for cancer therapeutics

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  • External authors:
  • Hanene Ali-Boucetta
  • Khuloud T. Al-Jamal
  • David McCarthy
  • Maurizio Prato
  • Alberto Bianco

Abstract

Multiwalled carbon nanotube aqueous dispersions using block copolymers are able to form supramolecular complexes with the aromatic chromophore and anticancer agent doxorubicin via π-π stacking and enhance its cytotoxic activity. © The Royal Society of Chemistry.

Bibliographical metadata

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)459-461
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Volume8
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008