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Rubo Zheng, Jingjing Zhan, Xiaoqin Wang, David Kaplan, Noshir Pesika and Vijay T. John Lubrication Properties of Phospholipid Liposome Coated Silk Microspheres Particle & Particle Systems Characterization 30

Article first published online: 25 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/ppsc.201200043

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An aqueous liposome coated silk microsphere suspension is an effective lubricant, providing a low friction coefficient, minimizing surface wear, and avoiding degradation even over relatively prolonged cycling conditions. It is proposed that the lubricating properties of the silk microspheres are a result of an efficient rolling mechanism.

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