Synthesis of magnetically active interpenetrating polymer network for drug release

Document Type: Reasearch Paper

Authors

1 Department of Polymer Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi 835215, INDIA.

2 Department of Applied Physics, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi 835215, INDIA.

3 Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Midnapur Medical College, West Medinipur,721101, West Bengal,INDIA.

4 Department of Physics, University of Pune, Ganeshkhind, Pune 411007, INDIA.

10.7508/ijnd.2011.01.005

Abstract

Interpenetrating polymer networks (IPN) were formed involving hydrophobic polybutyl acrylate (PBA) and hydrophilic poly hydroxyethyl acrylate (PHEA). PBA prepolymer was first formed in presence of ferric oxide nanoparticles (

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