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When Used Improperly, C60 Can Do More Harm Than Good

Essential Oil

C60 is a molecule comprised of 60 carbon atoms configured in the shape of a soccer ball with 12 pentagons and 20 hexagons. It occurs naturally under very specific conditions, such as when lightning strikes. Since its discovery in 1985, the biomedical industry has been researching the properties of this molecule that contribute to health benefits and risks. The molecule belongs to a group of nanoparticles called fullerenes. C70, C76, C78, and C84 are the other members of the fullerene Read More