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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 839016, 7 pages
Adsorption of Albumin on Silica Surfaces Modified by Silver and Copper Nanoparticles
School of Advanced Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering, Mawson Institute, University of South Australia, Mawson Lakes, Adelaide, SA 5095, Australia
Received 30 January 2013; Revised 27 May 2013; Accepted 27 May 2013
Academic Editor: Mohamed Bououdina
Copyright © 2013 Prity Kumari and Peter Majewski. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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