University Scholars 2013-2014
- By Graduate Education
Life's a Beach: From Sand Castles to Chemotherapy
The large surface area and high stability of porous silica nano- and microparticles has made them useful in a variety of applications, from separation of organic compounds (chromatography) to immobilization and protection of enzymes from denaturation. Amorphous silica is classified as a non-toxic substance, making these particles useful in drug delivery. To learn more about Dr. Landry's research watch the video of his September, 2013 University Scholars presentation.