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Table 6 Particle sizes, shape and distribution pattern

From: Acute oral toxicity and biodistribution study of zinc-aluminium-levodopa nanocomposite

Sample ZA - LDH ZAL - LDH ZAL ZA
Shape Layered type Particulate type layered Layered type Very narrow layered particulate type
Average size 55 nm 32 nm 31 nm 97 nm
Particle size distribution Narrow Narrow Narrow Narrow
  1. Table showing particle sizes, shape and distribution for both intercalated and un-intercalated zinc-aluminium nanocomposite before and after coating with Tween-80. ZA-LDH (zinc-aluminium layered double hydroxide nanocomposite), ZAL-LDH (zinc-aluminium-levodopa layered double hydroxide nanocomposite), ZAL (zinc-aluminium-levodopa layered double hydroxide nanocomposite coated with Tween-80), ZA (zinc-aluminium layered double hydroxide nanocomposite coated with Tween-80).