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March 2008

Additional Publications of Note in March

Biocompatible mesoporous silica nanoparticles with different morphologies for animal cell membrane penetration
Chemical Engineering Journal

Self-interaction nanoparticle spectroscopy: A nanoparticle-based protein interaction assay
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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High-throughput nanohole array based system to monitor multiple binding events in real time
Analytical Chemistry
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Fluorescent ii-vi semiconductor quantum dots in living cells: Nonlinear microspectroscopy in an optical tweezers system
Journal of Physical Chemistry B
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Ganglioside GM2/GM3 complex affixed on silica nanospheres strongly inhibits cell motility through CD82/cMet-mediated pathway
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
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Functionalization of polysulfide nanoparticles and their performance as circulating carriers
Biomaterials
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Targeting of membrane type1-matrix metalloproteinase (MT1-MMP) using superparamagnetic nanoparticles in human liver cancer cells
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physiochemical and Engineering Aspects

Controlled cobalt doping of magnetosomes in vivo
Nature Nanotechnology
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Wrap–bake–peel process for nanostructural transformation from β-FeOOH nanorods to biocompatible iron oxide nanocapsules
Nature Materials
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A nano-combinatorial library strategy for the discovery of nanotubes with reduced protein-binding, cytotoxicity, and immune response
Nano Letters
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Biofunctionalized lipid−polymer hybrid nanocontainers with controlled permeability
Nano Letters
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Oligomeric PEG-phospholipids for solubilization and stabilization of fluorescent nanocrystals in water
Langmuir
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Versatile synthesis strategy for carboxylic acid-functionalized upconverting nanophosphors as biological labels
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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Surfactant-free, drug-quantum-dot coloaded poly(lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles: Towards multifunctional nanoparticles
ACS Nano
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Microfluidic depletion of endothelial cells, smooth muscle cells, and fibroblasts from heterogeneous suspensions
Lab on a Chip
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Functionalization of magnetic nanoparticles with organic molecules: Loading level determination and evaluation of linker length effect on immobilization
Chirality
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Efficient intracellular delivery of functional proteins using cationic polymer core/shell nanoparticles
Biomaterials
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PEGylated dendrimers with core functionality for biological applications
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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The surface modification of silver nanoparticles by phosphoryl disulfides for improved biocompatibility and intracellular uptake
Biomaterials
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An acoustically driven microliter flow chamber on a chip (muFCC) for cell-cell and cell-surface interaction studies
ChemPhysChem
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Kilogram-scale synthesis of a second-generation dendrimer based on 1,3,5-triazine using green and industrially compatible methods with a single chromatographic step
Journal of Organic Chemistry
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Partitioning microfluidic channels with hydrogel to construct tunable 3-D cellular microenvironments
Biomaterials
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Shear-induced intracellular loading of cells with molecules by controlled microfluidics
Biotechnology and Bioengineering
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Precise engineering of targeted nanoparticles by using self-assembled biointegrated block copolymers
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
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Separation of bioconjugated quantum dots using capillary electrophoresis
Analytical Chemistry
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Remote detection of nuclear magnetic resonance with an anisotropic magnetoresistive sensor
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
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Self-assembled glycol chitosan nanoparticles for the sustained and prolonged delivery of antiangiogenic small peptide drugs in cancer therapy
Biomaterials
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Feedback-regulated paclitaxel delivery based on poly(N,N-dimethylaminoethyl methacrylate-co-2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate) nanoparticles
Biomaterials

Nanoparticles built by self-assembly of amphiphilic γ-PGA can deliver antigens to antigen-presenting cells with high efficiency: A new tumor-vaccine carrier for eliciting effector T cells
Vaccine

Noninvasive assessment of cancer response to therapy
Nature Medicine
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Mesoporous silicon particles as a multistage delivery system for imaging and therapeutic applications
Nature Nanotechnology
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Irinophore C: A liposome formulation of irinotecan with substantially improved therapeutic efficacy against a panel of human xenograft tumors
Clinical Cancer Research
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Synthesis and characterization of stable fluorocarbon nanostructures as drug delivery vehicles for cytolytic peptides
Nano Letters
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Induction of cytotoxic T-lymphocytes and antitumor activity by a liposomal lipopeptide vaccine
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Dielectrophoresis-activated multiwell plate for label-free high-throughput drug assessment
Analytical Chemistry
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Novel nanocomposite of nano Fe3O4 and polylactide nanofibers for application in drug uptake and induction of cell death of leukemia cancer cells
Langmuir
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Supramolecular nanoencapsulation as a tool: Solubilization of the anticancer drug trans-dichloro(dipyridine)platinum(II) by complexation with β-cyclodextrin
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Effective induction of anti-tumor immune responses with oligomannose-coated liposome targeting to intraperitoneal phagocytic cells
Cancer Letters
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Tumor-targeted gene delivery using molecularly engineered hybrid polymers functionalized with a tumor-homing peptide
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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Calcium carbonate nanoparticle delivering vascular endothelial growth factor-C siRNA effectively inhibits lymphangiogenesis and growth of gastric cancer in vivo
Cancer Gene Therapy
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Impact of tumor-specific targeting and dosing schedule on tumor growth inhibition after intravenous administration of siRNA-containing nanoparticles
Biotechnology and Bioengineering
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Study of carbonyl iron/poly(butylcyanoacrylate) (core/shell) particles as anticancer drug delivery systems loading and release properties
European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences
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Intracellular gold nanoparticles enhance non-invasive radiofrequency thermal destruction of human gastrointestinal cancer cells
Journal of Nanobiotechnology
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Novel hyaluronic acid (HA) coated drug carriers (HCDCs) for human breast cancer treatment
Biotechnology and Bioengineering
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Nanoparticles built by self-assembly of amphiphilic gamma-PGA can deliver antigens to antigen-presenting cells with high efficiency: A new tumor-vaccine carrier for eliciting effector T cells
Vaccine
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Preparation and cytotoxic activity of poly(ethylene glycol)-modified poly(amidoamine) dendrimers bearing adriamycin
Biomaterials
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A one-step homogeneous immunoassay for cancer biomarker detection using gold nanoparticle probes coupled with dynamic light scattering
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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Sensitive molecular diagnostics using volume-amplified magnetic nanobeads
Nano Letters
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Silicon nanoribbons for electrical detection of biomolecules
Nano Letters
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Simple and accurate quantification of quantum dots via single-particle counting
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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Ultrasensitive DNA detection using oligonucleotide-silver nanoparticle conjugates
Analytical Chemistry
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Comparison of surface-enhanced resonance raman scattering and fluorescence for detection of a labeled antibody
Analytical Chemistry
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A label-free immunoassay based upon localized surface plasmon resonance of gold nanorods
ACS Nano
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Instantaneous derivatization technology for simultaneous and homogeneous determination of multiple DNA targets
Analytical Chemistry
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ENSAM: Europium nanoparticles for signal enhancement of antibody microarrays on nanoporous silicon
Journal of Proteome Research
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Simultaneous bioassays in a microfluidic channel on plugs of different magnetic particles
Analytica Chimica Acta
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Integrated microfluidic systems with an immunosensor modified with carbon nanotubes for detection of prostate specific antigen (PSA) in human serum samples
Biosensors and Bioelectronics
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An inexpensive and portable microchip-based platform for integrated RT-PCR and capillary electrophoresis
The Analyst
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Development of a photodiode array biochip using a bipolar semiconductor and its application to detection of human papilloma virus
Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry
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Ultrasensitive DNA detection using oligonucleotide-silver nanoparticle conjugates
Analytical Chemistry
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Real-time immunoassay with a PDMS-glass hybrid microfilter electro-immunosensing chip using nanogold particles and silver enhancement 
Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical
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Target accessibility and signal specificity in live-cell detection of BMP-4 mRNA using molecular beacons
Nucleic Acids Research
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Organophosphonate functionalized Gd@C82 as a magnetic resonance imaging contrast agent
Chemistry of Materials
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Conjugation of a water-soluble gadolinium endohedral fulleride with an antibody as a magnetic resonance imaging contrast agent
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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Self-delivering nanoemulsions for dual fluorine-19 MRI and fluorescence detection
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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New ways of imaging uptake and intracellular fate of liposomal drug carrier systems inside individual cells, based on raman microscopy
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Pilot study evaluating use of lymphotrophic nanoparticle-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging for assessing lymph nodes in renal cell cancer
Urology
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PAMAM dendrimer-based contrast agents for MR imaging of Her-2/neu receptors by a three-step pretargeting approach
Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
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Particle size-dependent organ distribution of gold nanoparticles after intravenous administration
Biomaterials
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Nanoparticle-mediated cellular response is size-dependent
Nature Nanotechnology
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Biophysical characterization of nanoparticle−endothelial model cell membrane interactions
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Quantum dot-induced epigenetic and genotoxic changes in human breast cancer cells
Journal of Molecular Medicine
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Interactions of nanoparticles with pulmonary structures and cellular responses
American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology
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