Addressing the PEG mucoadhesivity paradox to engineer nanoparticles that "slip" through the human mucus barrier

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2008;47(50):9726-9. doi: 10.1002/anie.200803526.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Humans
  • Molecular Weight
  • Mucus / metabolism*
  • Nanoparticles / chemistry*
  • Polyethylene Glycols / chemistry*


  • Polyethylene Glycols