Pluronic polymer capped biocompatible mesoporous silica nanocarriers

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Yildirim A., Demirel G. B., Erdem R., Senturk B., Tekinay T., BAYINDIR M.

CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, vol.49, no.84, pp.9782-9784, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 84
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1039/c3cc45967e
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.9782-9784
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No


A facile self-assembly method is described to prepare PEGylated silica nanocarriers using hydrophobic mesoporous silica nanoparticles and a pluronic F127 polymer. Pluronic capped nanocarriers revealed excellent dispersibility in biological media with cyto- and blood compatibilities.