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Fibers 2016, 4(3), 25; doi:10.3390/fib4030025

Nanofibers: Friend or Foe?

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BioNanomaterials, Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg, Rte de l’Ancienne Papeterie, Marly 1, 1723 Fribourg, Switzerland
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Swansea University Medical School, Singleton Park Campus, Swansea University, Swansea, Wales SA2 8PP, UK
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Received: 27 June 2016 / Revised: 7 July 2016 / Accepted: 8 July 2016 / Published: 2 September 2016
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Since the early 1990s nanofibers, particularly those of a carbonaceous content [1] have received heightened interest due to their advantageous physico-chemical characteristics (e.g., high strength, stiffness, semi-conductor, increased thermal conductivity and one of the highest Young’s modulus [2]).[...] View Full-Text
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Petri-Fink, A.; Rothen-Rutishauser, B.; Clift, M.J.D. Nanofibers: Friend or Foe? Fibers 2016, 4, 25.

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