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2. SEM image of MIL-53 particles by Tian Tian

SEM image of MIL-53 particles. The image is to see the particle size of my materials, which are microporous compound used for drug delivery for cancer cells. As used for drug delivery, the particles should be controlled, so the SEM is just to see if the particle size is in an acceptable range. The good crystal as shown in the images is expected as they can be easily characterized.

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