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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2016, Article ID 2485173, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/2485173
Research Article

Silica Nanofibers with Immobilized Tetracycline for Wound Dressing

1Institute of Health Studies, Technical University of Liberec, Studentská 1402/2, 46117 Liberec, Czech Republic
2Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education, Technical University of Liberec, Studentská 1402/2, 46117 Liberec, Czech Republic
3Institute for Nanomaterials, Advanced Technologies and Innovation, Technical University of Liberec, Studentská 1402/2, 46117 Liberec, Czech Republic
4Faculty of Textile Engineering, Technical University of Liberec, Studentská 1402/2, 46117 Liberec, Czech Republic

Received 24 March 2016; Revised 3 June 2016; Accepted 12 July 2016

Academic Editor: Antonio Villaverde

Copyright © 2016 Irena Lovětinská-Šlamborová et al. 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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