The properties of buckyballs (also known as fullerenes) have caused researchers and companies to
consider using them in several fields. The following survey
of buckyball applications
introduces many of these uses. Click on any of the links below to go to a
A survey of buckyball uses:
Buckyballs may be used to trap free radicals generated during an allergic
reaction and block the
inflammation that results from an allergic reaction.
The antioxidant properties of buckyballs may be able to fight the deterioration of
motor function due to multiple sclerosis.