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Characterization of CurcuEmulsomes: nanoformulation for enhanced solubility and delivery of curcumin

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Nanobiotechnology, December 2013
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#6 of 584)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

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2 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
66 tweeters
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2 Facebook pages
reddit
1 Redditor

Citations

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54 Dimensions

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Title
Characterization of CurcuEmulsomes: nanoformulation for enhanced solubility and delivery of curcumin
Published in
Journal of Nanobiotechnology, December 2013
DOI 10.1186/1477-3155-11-37
Pubmed ID
Abstract

Curcumin is a polyphenolic compound isolated from the rhizomes of the plant Curcuma longa and shows intrinsic anti-cancer properties. Its medical use remains limited due to its extremely low water solubility and bioavailability. Addressing this problem, drug delivery systems accompanied by nanoparticle technology have emerged. The present study introduces a novel nanocarrier system, so-called CurcuEmulsomes, where curcumin is encapsulated inside the solid core of emulsomes.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Malaysia 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Egypt 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Serbia 1 <1%
Unknown 112 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 28 24%
Student > Master 18 15%
Student > Doctoral Student 12 10%
Researcher 11 9%
Student > Bachelor 10 8%
Other 26 22%
Unknown 13 11%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 25 21%
Medicine and Dentistry 17 14%
Chemistry 13 11%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 13 11%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 12 10%
Other 18 15%
Unknown 20 17%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 66. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 10 June 2014.
All research outputs
#373,875
of 17,033,237 outputs
Outputs from Journal of Nanobiotechnology
#6
of 584 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#5,345
of 270,952 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journal of Nanobiotechnology
#1
of 17 outputs
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