Feature article: Nanoparticle-protein corona complexes and their interactions with cells and subsequent impacts studies

Gunawan, C., Lim, M., Marquis, C., and Amal, R. (2014), Nanoparticle-–protein corona complexes govern the biological fates and functions of nanoparticles, J. Mater. Chem.B, 2, 2060-2083
Featured article part of the 30 Most accessed articles in J. Mater. Chem B in 2014

In this article, we review representative studies on the effects of particle physicochemical characteristics along with the protein profiles in the biological medium on the formation of protein corona and importantly, how the dynamic nature and protein fingerprints of the formed corona govern the biological responses toward nanoparticles.

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