Table 2.

Characteristics of the particles used in this study and the amount of covalently linked M-block and G-block

Particle typeφb surface (μm/μm2)Concn of primary amino groups on the surface (mmol/g)Amt (ng/106 particles) of:
M-blockG-block
J-2054.5/NDa0.6533ND
L-11724.2/2.30.111217
R-4094.5/3.80.505047
BSA5–10/NDND120ND
  • a ND, not determined.

  • b φ, particle number.