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Chapter 3

Nanoparticle Engineering for the Lymphatic System and Lymph Node Targeting

Cells and microorganisms that have gained entry to the tissue fluids as well as subcutaneously injected nanoparticles can penetrate the thin-walled and fenestrated lymphatic microvessels (Figure 3.1) and are subsequently conveyed to bean-shaped encapsulated lymphatic organs known as the lymph nodes ...

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Print publication date
10 Feb 2010
Copyright year
2010
Print ISBN
978-0-85404-956-1
PDF eISBN
978-1-84755-996-8