Nanoparticles in the intestine

NPs in intestineThe fate of biodegradable flourescein- loaded PLG microparticles in microvilli taken from a rat  following intestinal instillations can be observed in the following flourescence microscopy image taken by Prof. Brayden's group. This paper has been cited 133 times (Web of Science).  McClean, S.  et al. (1998). Binding and uptake of biodegradable poly-DL-lactide  micro-  and nanoparticles in intestinal epithelia.  Eur. J. Pharm. Sci. 6, 153-163.