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Table 2 Characteristics of BioPure silver nanoparticles, as provided by the manufacturer

From: Immunotoxicity of silver nanoparticles in an intravenous 28-day repeated-dose toxicity study in rats

Parameter  
Size ± SD (nm) 21.0 ± 2.6
CV (%) 12.2
Size range (nm) 12.4 - 27.9
Concentration (mg/ml) 2
Number of particles (ml-1) 3.9 × 1013
Surface area per particle (nm2) 1.40 × 103
Surface area (nm2/ml) 5.49 × 1016
Zeta potential (mV) -40.8