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January 2010

Additional Publications of Note for January

Therapeutics

Polymer–Cisplatin Conjugate Nanoparticles for Acid-Responsive Drug Delivery
ACS Nano
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High-Photoluminescence-Yield Gold Nanocubes: For Cell Imaging and Photothermal Therapy
ACS Nano
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Stabilization of the Nitric Oxide (NO) Prodrugs and Anticancer Leads, PABA/NO and Double JS-K, through Incorporation into PEG-Protected Nanoparticles
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Multifunctional Block Copolymer Micelles for the Delivery of 111In to EGFR-Positive Breast Cancer Cells for Targeted Auger Electron Radiotherapy
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Ultrasonic Nanotherapy of Pancreatic Cancer: Lessons from Ultrasound Imaging
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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RGD-Conjugated Dendrimer-Modified Gold Nanorods for in Vivo Tumor Targeting and Photothermal Therapy
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Targeted Delivery of Antisense Oligodeoxynucleotide by Transferrin Conjugated pH-Sensitive Lipopolyplex Nanoparticles: A Novel Oligonucleotide-Based Therapeutic Strategy in Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Molecular Pharmaceutics
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Incorporation of Cesium Borocaptate onto Silicon Nanowires as a Delivery Vehicle for Boron Neutron Capture Therapy
Chemistry of Materials
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Transferrin Receptor-Targeted Liposomes Encapsulating anti-BCR-ABL siRNA or asODN for Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Treatment
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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Antitumoral efficacy of DNA nanoparticles in murine models of lung cancer and pulmonary metastasis
Cancer Gene Therapy
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Functional Graphene Oxide as a Nanocarrier for Controlled Loading and Targeted Delivery of Mixed Anticancer Drugs
Small
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In vivo and in vitro anti-cancer activities and enhanced cellular uptakes of EGF fragment decorated doxorubicin nano-aggregates
International Journal of Pharmaceutics
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Selective inhibition of human brain tumor cells through multifunctional quantum-dot-based siRNA delivery
Angewandte Chemie International Edition
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The use of nanoparticle-mediated targeted gene silencing and drug delivery to overcome tumor drug resistance
Biomaterials
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A novel doxorubicin-mitomycin C co-encapsulated nanoparticle formulation exhibits anti-cancer synergy in multidrug resistant human breast cancer cells
Breast Cancer Research and Treatment
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Novel biodegradable lipid nano complex for siRNA delivery significantly improving the chemosensitivity of human colon cancer stem cells to paclitaxel
Journal of Controlled Release
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The exploitation of differential endocytic pathways in normal and tumor cells in the selective targeting of nanoparticulate chemotherapeutic agents
Biomaterials
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Nanoshells with Targeted Simultaneous Enhancement of Magnetic and Optical Imaging and Photothermal Therapeutic Response
Advanced Functional Materials
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Synergistic enhancement of cancer therapy using a combination of carbon nanotubes and anti-tumor drug
Nanomedicine
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Tamoxifen–Poly(ethylene glycol)–Thiol Gold Nanoparticle Conjugates: Enhanced Potency and Selective Delivery for Breast Cancer Treatment
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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Diagnostics & Biosensors [Please use green font for this sub-head]
Ultrasensitive, Multiplexed Detection of Cancer Biomarkers Directly in Serum by Using a Quantum Dot-Based Microfluidic Protein Chip
ACS Nano
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Enhanced Gold Nanoparticle Based ELISA for a Breast Cancer Biomarker
Analytical Chemistry
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Magneto-Optical Biosensing Platform Based on Light Scattering from Self-Assembled Chains of Functionalized Rotating Magnetic Beads
Nano Letters
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A digital microfluidic platform for the automation of quantitative biomolecular assays
Lab on a Chip
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Aptamer–Nanoparticle Strip Biosensor for Sensitive Detection of Cancer Cells
Analytical Chemistry
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Rapid Identification and Quantification of Tumor Cells Using an Electrocatalytic Method Based on Gold Nanoparticles
Analytical Chemistry
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Imaging

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Homing to Pulmonary Metastases Using Biocompatible Magnetic Nanoparticles
Cancer Research
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Gd(III)-Nanodiamond Conjugates for MRI Contrast Enhancement
Nano Letters
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Synergistic Targeting of αvβ3 Integrin and Galectin-1 with Heteromultivalent Paramagnetic Liposomes for Combined MR Imaging and Treatment of Angiogenesis
Nano Letters
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InAs(ZnCdS) Quantum Dots Optimized for Biological Imaging in the Near-Infrared
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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Clickable, Biocompatible, and Fluorescent Hybrid Nanoparticles for Intracellular Delivery and Optical Imaging
BioMacromolecules
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Fluorescent Nanoprobes as a Biomarker for Increased Vascular Permeability: Implications in Diagnosis and Treatment of Cancer and Inflammation
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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Molecular-receptor-specific, non-toxic, near-infrared-emitting Au cluster-protein nanoconjugates for targeted cancer imaging
Nanotechnology
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A study of mesoporous silica-encapsulated gold nanorods as enhanced light scattering probes for cancer cell imaging
Nanotechnology
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Folate receptor targeted, rare-earth oxide nanocrystals for bi-modal fluorescence and magnetic imaging of cancer term cells
Biomaterials
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Nanoparticles functionalised with recombinant single chain Fv antibody fragments (scFv) for the magnetic resonance imaging of previous cancer cells
Biomaterials
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Nanobiology

Quantifying the Cellular Uptake of Antibody-Conjugated Au Nanocages by Two-Photon Microscopy and Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry
ACS Nano
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Phagocytosis Independent Extracellular Nanoparticle Clearance by Human Immune Cells
Nano Letters
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A biocompatible condensation reaction for controlled assembly of nanostructures in living cells
Nature Chemistry
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Mechanism of active targeting in solid tumors with transferrin-containing gold nanoparticles
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
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Nanoparticles reveal that human cervicovaginal mucus is riddled with pores larger than viruses
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
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Single cell nanoparticle tracking to model cell cycle dynamics and compartmental inheritance
Cell Cycle
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In vivo nano-imaging of membrane dynamics in metastatic tumor cells using quantum dots
Journal of Biological Chemistry
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Nanodevices and Materials

Design considerations for tumour-targeted nanoparticles
Nature Nanotechnology
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Interaction of Gold Nanoparticles with Common Human Blood Proteins
ACS Nano
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Nanoparticle Coatings for Enhanced Capture of Flowing Cells in Microtubes
ACS Nano
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Tailoring of the Nanotexture of Mesoporous Silica Films and Their Functionalized Derivatives for Selectively Harvesting Low Molecular Weight Protein
ACS Nano
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Synthetic Polymer Nanoparticles with Antibody-like Affinity for a Hydrophilic Peptide
ACS Nano
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Compact Biocompatible Quantum Dots via RAFT-Mediated Synthesis of Imidazole-Based Random Copolymer Ligand
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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Uniform Mesoporous Dye-Doped Silica Nanoparticles Decorated with Multiple Magnetite Nanocrystals for Simultaneous Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Fluorescence Imaging, and Drug Delivery
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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Binding Affinity and Kinetic Analysis of Targeted Small Molecule-Modified Nanoparticles
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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Controlled Synthesis of Camptothecin–Polylactide Conjugates and Nanoconjugates
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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Porous metal–organic-framework nanoscale carriers as a potential platform for drug delivery and imaging
Nature Materials
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HDL-Mimicking Peptide-Lipid Nanoparticles with Improved Tumor Targeting
Small
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Preparation and characterization of a polymeric (PLGA) nanoparticulate drug delivery system with simultaneous incorporation of chemotherapeutic and thermo-optical agents
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces
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Tuning the cellular uptake and cytotoxicity properties of oligonucleotide intercalator-functionalized mesoporous silica nanoparticles with human cervical cancer cells HeLa
Biomaterials
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The in vivo performance of magnetic particle-loaded injectable, in situ gelling, carriers for the delivery of local hyperthermia
Biomaterials
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Environmental, Health & Safety

Use of a Rapid Cytotoxicity Screening Approach To Engineer a Safer Zinc Oxide Nanoparticle through Iron Doping
ACS Nano
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Mechanistic Insight into Cell Growth, Internalization, and Cytotoxicity of PAMAM Dendrimers
BioMacromolecules
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