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July 2009

Nano News Additional Papers of Note May-June 2009

Doxorubicin and Paclitaxel-Loaded Lipid-Based Nanoparticles Overcome Multidrug Resistance by Inhibiting P-Glycoprotein and Depleting ATP
Cancer Research
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Preparation of Carboplatin-Fe@C-Loaded Chitosan Nanoparticles and Study on Hyperthermia Combined With Pharmacotherapy for Liver Cancer
International Journal of Hyperthermia
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Nanoparticle Delivery of Anti-Metastatic NM23-H1 Gene Improves Chemotherapy in a Mouse Tumor Model
Cancer Gene Therapy
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Delivery of CD44 shRNA/Nanoparticles Within Cancer Cells: Perturbation of Hyaluronan/CD44v6 Interactions and Reduction in Adenoma Growth in Apc Min/+ Mice
Journal of Biological Chemistry
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Human Scleral Diffusion of Anticancer Drugs From Solution and Nanoparticle Formulation
Pharmaceutical Research
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Quantifying Tumor-Selective Radiation Dose Enhancements Using Gold Nanoparticles: A Monte Carlo Simulation Study
Biomedical Microdevices
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Intravesical Cationic Nanoparticles of Chitosan and Polycaprolactone for the Delivery of Mitomycin C to Bladder Tumors
International Journal of Pharmaceutics
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Sustained and Efficient Porphyrin Generation In Vivo Using Dendrimer Conjugates of 5-ALA for Photodynamic Therapy
Journal of Controlled Release
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Cationic Liposomes Loaded With Proapoptotic Peptide D-(KLAKLAK)2 and Bcl-2 Antisense Oligodeoxynucleotide G3139 for Enhanced Anticancer Therapy
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Dual-Targeting Topotecan Liposomes Modified With Tamoxifen and Wheat Germ Agglutinin Significantly Improve Drug Transport Across the Blood-Brain Barrier and Survival of Brain Tumor-Bearing Animals
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Polysaccharide Surface Modified Fe3O4 Nanoparticles for Camptothecin Loading and Release
Acta Biomaterialia
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Self-Assembled Oligopeptide Nanostructures for Co-Delivery of Drug and Gene With Synergistic Therapeutic Effect
Biomaterials
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Surface-Functionalized Ultrasmall Superparamagnetic Nanoparticles as Magnetic Delivery Vectors for Camptothecin
ChemMedChem
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Doxorubicin-Conjugated Immuno-Nanoparticles for Intracellular Anticancer Drug Delivery
Advanced Functional Materials
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Drug/Dye-Loaded, Multifunctional Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Combined Targeted Cancer Therapy and Dual Optical/Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Small
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All-in-One Target-Cell-Specific Magnetic Nanoparticles for Simultaneous Molecular Imaging and siRNA delivery
Angewandte Chemie International Edition
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Spongelike Structures of Hexa-Peri-Hexabenzocoronene Derivatives Enhance the Sensitivity of Chemiresistive Carbon Nanotubes to Nonpolar Volatile Organic Compounds of Cancer
Langmuir
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Prognostic Value of Akt-1 in Human Prostate Cancer: A Computerized Quantitative Assessment With Quantum Dot Technology
Clinical Cancer Research
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In Vivo Raman Flow Cytometry for Real-Time Detection of Carbon Nanotube Kinetics in Lymph, Blood, and Tissues
Journal of Biomedical Optics
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Nanophotothermolysis of Multiple Scattered Cancer Cells With Carbon Nanotubes Guided by Time-Resolved Infrared Thermal Imaging
Journal of Biomedical Optics
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Single Molecule Detection in Nanofluidic Digital Array Enables Accurate Measurement of DNA Copy Number
Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry
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Magnetic Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopic (M-SERS) Dots for the Identification of Bronchioalveolar Stem Cells in Normal and Lung Cancer Mice
Biomaterials
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Visualizing Quantum Dots in Biological Samples Using Silver Staining
Analytical Chemistry
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Highly Sensitive and Selective Label-Free Optical Detection of DNA Hybridization Based on Photon Upconverting Nanoparticles
Langmuir
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Electrical Detection of Protein Biomarkers Using Bioactivated Microfluidic Channels
Lab on a Chip
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Nanoparticle-Enabled Terahertz Imaging for Cancer Diagnosis
Optics Express
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Tumor Cell Targeting Using Folate-Conjugated Fluorescent Quantum Dots and Receptor-Mediated Endocytosis
Clinical Chemistry
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Nanodelivery of MRI Contrast Agent Enhances Sensitivity of Detection of Lung Cancer Metastases
Academic Radiology
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SERS-Coded Gold Nanorods as a Multifunctional Platform for Densely Multiplexed Near-Infrared Imaging and Photothermal Heating
Advanced Materials
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In Vitro Characterization of a Targeted, Dye-Loaded Nanodevice for Intraoperative Tumor Delineation
Neurosurgery
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Development of a Remanence Measurement-Based SQUID System With In-Depth Resolution for Nanoparticle Imaging
Physics in Medicine and Biology
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Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticle-Embedded Encapsulated Microbubbles as Dual Contrast Agents of Magnetic Resonance and Ultrasound Imaging
Biomaterials
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Polymer-Modified Gadolinium Metal-Organic Framework Nanoparticles Used as Multifunctional Nanomedicines for the Targeted Imaging and Treatment of Cancer
Biomacromolecules
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Tracking the Relative In Vivo Pharmacokinetics of Nanoparticles With PARACEST MRI
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Gastrin Releasing Protein Receptor Specific Gold Nanorods: Breast and Prostate Tumor Avid Nanovectors for Molecular Imaging
Nano Letters
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Flexible Electrical Recording From Cells Using Nanowire Transistor Arrays
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
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Behavior of Endogenous Tumor-Associated Macrophages Assessed In Vivo Using a Functionalized Nanoparticle
Neoplasia
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A Nanocube Plasmonic Sensor for Molecular Binding on Membrane Surfaces
Nano Letters
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Smart Tissue Culture: In Situ Monitoring of the Activity of Protease Enzymes Secreted From Live Cells Using Nanostructured Photonic Crystals
Nano Letters
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Mechanochemical Delivery and Dynamic Tracking of Fluorescent Quantum Dots in the Cytoplasm and Nucleus of Living Cells
Nano Letters
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Graphene-Based Single-Bacterium Resolution Biodevice and DNA Transistor: Interfacing Graphene Derivatives With Nanoscale and Microscale Biocomponents
Nano Letters
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Development of New Lipid-Based Paclitaxel Nanoparticles Using Sequential Simplex Optimization
European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics
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Design of a Multifunctional PLGA Nanoparticulate Drug Delivery System: Evaluation of Its Physicochemical Properties and Anticancer Activity to Malignant Cancer Cells
Pharmaceutical Research
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Drug/Dye-Loaded, Multifunctional Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Combined Targeted Cancer Therapy and Dual Optical/Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Small
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Enhanced Electrostatic Interaction Between Chitosan-Modified PLGA Nanoparticle and Tumor
International Journal of Pharmaceutics
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Protonated Nanoparticle Surface Governing Ligand Tethering and Cellular Targeting
ACS Nano
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Peptide-Functionalized Nanogels for Targeted siRNA Delivery
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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Mediating Tumor Targeting Efficiency of Nanoparticles Through Design
Nano Letters
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Synthesis of Folic Acid Functionalized PLLA-b-PPEGMA Nanoparticles for Cancer Cell Targeting
Macromolecular Rapid Communications
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Differential Proteomics Analysis of the Surface Heterogeneity of Dextran Iron Oxide Nanoparticles and the Implications for Their In Vivo Clearance
Biomaterials
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Confounding Experimental Considerations in Nanogenotoxicology
Mutagenesis
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Visualizing Nanotechnology: The Impact of Visual Images on Lay American Audience Associations With Nanotechnology
Public Understanding of Science
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Cadmium-Containing Nanoparticles: Perspectives on Pharmacology and Toxicology of Quantum Dots
Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology
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Characterizing Manufactured Nanoparticles in the Environment: Multimethod Determination of Particle Sizes
Environmental Science & Technology
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Quantification and Reactivity of Functional Groups in the Ligand Shell of PEGylated Gold Nanoparticles via a Fluorescence-Based Assay
Langmuir
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Affinity of Drugs and Small Biologically Active Molecules to Carbon Nanotubes: A Pharmacodynamics and Nanotoxicity Factor?
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Gene Expression, Biodistribution, and Pharmacoscintigraphic Evaluation of Chondroitin Sulfate−PEI Nanoconstructs Mediated Tumor Gene Therapy
ACS Nano
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Triple Functionalisation of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes With Doxorubicin, a Monoclonal Antibody, and a Fluorescent Marker for Targeted Cancer Therapy
Carbon
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Gold, Poly(β-amino ester) Nanoparticles for Small Interfering RNA Delivery
Nano Letters
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M-PEIs Nanogels: Potential Nonviral Vector for Systemic Plasmid Delivery to Tumor Cells
Cancer Gne Therapy
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Intravaginal Gene Silencing Using Biodegradable Polymer Nanoparticles Densely Loaded With Small-Interfering RNA
Nature Materials
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Combination Chemotherapeutic Dry Powder Aerosols via Controlled Nanoparticle Agglomeration
Pharmaceutical Research
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Local Delivery of Modified Paclitaxel-Loaded Poly(epsilon-caprolactone)/Pluronic F68 Nanoparticles for Long-Term Inhibition of Hyperplasia
Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences
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Hyaluronic Acid-Modified DOTAP/DOPE Liposomes for the Targeted Delivery of Anti-Telomerase siRNA to CD44-Expressing Lung Cancer Cells
Oligonucleotides
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Novel Irinotecan-Loaded Liposome Using Phytic Acid With High Therapeutic Efficacy for Colon Tumors
Journal of Controlled Release
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Nanoparticle-Mediated Simultaneous and Targeted Delivery of Paclitaxel and Tariquidar Overcomes Tumor Drug Resistance
Journal of Controlled Release
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Thermoablation of Malignant Kidney Tumors Using Magnetic Nanoparticles: An In Vivo Feasibility Study in a Rabbit Model
Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology
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The In Vivo Performance of Biomagnetic Hydroxyapatite Nanoparticles in Cancer Hyperthermia Therapy
Biomaterials
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Dextran Conjugated Dendritic Nanoconstructs as Potential Vectors for Anti-Cancer Agent
Biomaterials
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Ultrasound Triggered Release of Cisplatin From Liposomes in Murine Tumors
Journal of Controlled Release
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Targeted Lipid-Coated Nanoparticles: Delivery of Tumor Necrosis Factor-Functionalized Particles to Tumor Cells
Journal of Controlled Release
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A Bi-Modal Approach Against Cancer: Magnetic Alginate Nanoparticles for Combined Chemotherapy and Hyperthermia
Medical Hypotheses
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Reversion of Multidrug Resistance by Co-Encapsulation of Vincristine and Verapamil in PLGA Nanoparticles
European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences
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Liposomal Formulation of α-Tocopheryl Maleamide: In Vitro and In Vivo Toxicological Profile and Anticancer Effect Against Spontaneous Breast Carcinomas in Mice
Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology
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Doxorubicin-Conjugated Immuno-Nanoparticles for Intracellular Anticancer Drug Delivery
Advanced Functional Materials
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Inorganic Drug-Delivery Nanovehicle Conjugated With Cancer-Cell-Specific Ligand
Advanced Functional Materials
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Single Particle Quantum Dot Imaging Achieves Ultrasensitive Detection Capabilities for Western Immunoblot Analysis
ACS Nano
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Magnetic Nanoclusters for Ultrasensitive Magnetophoretic Assays
Small
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A DNA Nanomachine That Maps Spatial and Temporal pH Changes Inside Living Cells
Nature Nanotechnology
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Identification of CD44v6(+)/CD24- Breast Carcinoma Cells in Primary Human Tumors by Quantum Dot-Conjugated Antibodies
Laboratory Investigation
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Enhancement of Sensitivity and Specificity by Surface Modification of Carbon Nanotubes in Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer Based on Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistors
Biosensors and Bioelectronics
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Silica-Gold Nanoshells as Potential Intraoperative Molecular Probes for HER2-Overexpression in Ex Vivo Breast Tissue Using Near-Infrared Reflectance Confocal Microscopy
Breast Cancer Research and Treatment
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Hyaluronic Acid-Quantum Dot Conjugates for In Vivo Lymphatic Vessel Imaging
ACS Nano
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Immunolabeling and NIR-Excited Fluorescent Imaging of HeLa Cells by Using NaYF4:Yb,Er Upconversion Nanoparticles
ACS Nano
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Facile Preparation of a New Gadofullerene-Based Magnetic Resonance Imaging Contrast Agent With High 1H Relaxivity
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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Tuning the Magnetic Resonance Imaging Properties of Positive Contrast Agent Nanoparticles by Surface Modification With RAFT Polymers
Langmuir
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Visualizing Human Prostate Cancer Cells in Mouse Skeleton Using Bioconjugated Near-Infrared Fluorescent Quantum Dots
Urology
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Quantum Dots Encapsulated in Phospholipid Micelles for Imaging and Quantification of Tumors in the Near-Infrared Region
Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine
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Fluorescent Polystyrene-Fe3O4 Composite Nanospheres for In Vivo Imaging and Hyperthermia
Advanced Materials
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Spectral and 3-Dimensional Tracking of Single Gold Nanoparticles in Living Cells Studied by Rayleigh Light Scattering Microscopy
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C
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Relevance of Biophysical Interactions of Nanoparticles With a Model Membrane in Predicting Cellular Uptake: Study With TAT Peptide-Conjugated Nanoparticles
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Tissue- and Organ-Selective Biodistribution of NIR Fluorescent Quantum Dots
Nano Letters
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Biodistribution and Ultrastructural Localization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanohorns Determined In Vivo With Embedded Gd2O3 Labels
ACS Nano
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Cell Uptake and In Vitro Toxicity of Magnetic Nanoparticles Suitable for Drug Delivery
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Tracking the Relative In Vivo Pharmacokinetics of Nanoparticles With PARACEST MRI
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Quantum Dot-Based Quantification Revealed Differences in Subcellular Localization of EGFR and E-Cadherin Between EGFR-TKI Sensitive and Insensitive Cancer Cells
Nanotechnology
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Intracellular Uptake, Transport, and Processing of Nanostructures in Cancer Cells
Nanomedicine
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Interaction of Colloidal Gold Nanoparticles With Human Blood: Effects on Particle Size and Analysis of Plasma Protein Binding Profiles
Nanomedicine
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Drug/Dye-Loaded, Multifunctional Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Combined Targeted Cancer Therapy and Dual Optical/Magnetic Resonance Imaging 
Small
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Magnetic-Plasmonic Core-Shell Nanoparticles
ACS Nano
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Diffusion-Ordered NMR Spectroscopy in the Structural Characterization of Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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Controlling the Number and Positions of Oligonucleotides on Gold Nanoparticle Surfaces
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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A Multifunctional Magnetic Nanocarrier Bearing Fluorescent Dye for Targeted Drug Delivery by Enhanced Two-Photon Triggered Release
Nanotechnology
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Drug Development in Oncology Assisted by Noninvasive Optical Imaging
International Journal of Pharmaceutics
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Design and Development of Ligand Appended Polysaccharidic Nanoparticles for the Delivery of Oxaliplatin in Colorectal Cancer
Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine
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A Supramolecular Approach for Preparation of Size-Controlled Nanoparticles
Angewandte Chemie International Edition
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Uptake of Noncytotoxic Acid-Treated Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Into the Cytoplasm of Human Macrophage Cells
ACS Nano
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Cytotoxicity and Immunological Response of Gold and Silver Nanoparticles of Different Sizes
Small
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Biodefunctionalization of Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Mice
Biomacromolecules
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An In Vitro Study of Bare and Poly(ethylene glycol)-Co-Fumarate-Coated Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles: A New Toxicity Identification Procedure
Nanotechnology
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Raman Spectroscopy--A Potential Platform for the Rapid Measurement of Carbon Nanotube-Induced Cytotoxicity
Analyst
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