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March 2011

Additional Publications of Note for March

Therapeutics

Tumor Regression In Vivo by Photothermal Therapy Based on Gold-Nanorod-Loaded, Functional Nanocarriers
ACS Nano
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Biomimetic High Density Lipoprotein Nanoparticles For Nucleic Acid Delivery
Nano Letters
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Induction of anti-tumor cytotoxic T cell responses through PLGA-nanoparticle mediated antigen delivery
Biomaterials
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Potent Engineered PLGA Nanoparticles by Virtue of Exceptionally High Chemotherapeutic Loadings
Nano Letters
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Induction of Apoptosis in Cancer Cells at Low Silver Nanoparticle Concentrations using Chitosan Nanocarrier
ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces
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Improved biological half-life and anti-tumor activity of TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand (TRAIL) using PEG-exposed nanoparticles
Biomaterials
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Deep Penetration of a PDT Drug into Tumors by Noncovalent Drug-Gold Nanoparticle Conjugates
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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A polymeric nanoparticle formulation of curcumin inhibits growth, clonogenicity and stem-like fraction in malignant brain tumors
Cancer Biology and Therapy
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Numerical investigation of nanoparticle-assisted laser-induced interstitial thermotherapy toward tumor and cancer treatments
Lasers in Medical Science
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Tumor targeted Quantum Dot-Mucin 1 aptamer-Doxorubicin conjugate for imaging and treatment of cancer
Journal of Controlled Release
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Star-shaped nano-conjugates of cisplatin with high drug payload
International Journal of Pharmaceutics
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Enhanced noscapine delivery using uPAR-targeted optical-MR imaging trackable nanoparticles for prostate cancer therapy
Journal of Controlled Release
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Magnetic nanobeads decorated by thermo-responsive PNIPAM shell as medical platforms for the efficient delivery of doxorubicin to tumour cells
Nanoscale
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Integrin-targeted nanocomplexes for tumour specific delivery and therapy by systemic administration
Biomaterials
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In vivo evaluation of mucoadhesive nanoparticulate docetaxel for intravesical treatment of non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer
Clinical Cancer Research
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Inhalable nanoparticles, a non-invasive approach to treat lung cancer in a mouse model
Journal of Controlled Release
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Diagnostics and Biosensors

Conjugated Polymer Loaded Nanospheres with Surface Functionalization for Simultaneous Discrimination of Different Live Cancer Cells under Single Wavelength Excitation
Analytical Chemistry
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Dynamic Analysis of Drug-Induced Cytotoxicity Using Chip-Based Dielectrophoretic Cell Immobilization Technology
Analytical Chemistry
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A Nanochannel/Nanoparticle-Based Filtering and Sensing Platform for Direct Detection of a Cancer Biomarker in Blood
Small
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Continuous separation of breast cancer cells from blood samples using multi-orifice flow fractionation (MOFF) and dielectrophoresis (DEP)
Lab on a Chip
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Optimization of antibody-conjugated magnetic nanoparticles for target preconcentration and immunoassays
Analytical Biochemistry
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Tumour cell identification by means of Raman spectroscopy in combination with optical traps and microfluidic environments
Lab on a Chip
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Integrated microfluidic platform for the electrochemical detection of breast cancer markers in patient serum samples
Lab on a Chip
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DNA–Gold Nanoparticle Reversible Networks Grown on Cell Surface Marker Sites: Application in Diagnostics
ACS Nano
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High-Throughput Selection, Enumeration, Electrokinetic Manipulation, and Molecular Profiling of Low-Abundance Circulating Tumor Cells Using a Microfluidic System
Analytical Chemistry
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Microworm optode sensors limit particle diffusion to enable in vivo measurements
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
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Imaging

Hybrid Quantum Dot–Fatty Ester Stealth Nanoparticles: Toward Clinically Relevant in Vivo Optical Imaging of Deep Tissue
ACS Nano
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99mTc-Bisphosphonate-Iron Oxide Nanoparticle Conjugates for Dual-Modality Biomedical Imaging
Bioconjugate Chemistry
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Activatable aptamer probe for contrast-enhanced in vivo cancer imaging based on cell membrane protein-triggered conformation alteration
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
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Affibody-based nanoprobes for HER2-expressing cell and tumor imaging
Biomaterials
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Dual-mode probe based on mesoporous silica coated gold nanorods for targeting cancer cells
Biosensors and Bioelectronics
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A multimodal nanoparticle-based cancer imaging probe simultaneously targeting nucleolin, integrin αvβ3 and tenascin-C proteins
Biomaterials
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Nanodevices and Materials

Multifunctional Triblock Nanocarrier (PAMAM-PEG-PLL) for the Efficient Intracellular siRNA Delivery and Gene Silencing
ACS Nano
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Magnetically Triggered Nanocomposite Membranes: A Versatile Platform for Triggered Drug Release
Nano Letters
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Vertical nanopillars for highly localized fluorescence imaging
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
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Controlled Release of Fe3O4 Nanoparticles in Encapsulated Microbubbles to Tumor Cells via Sonoporation and Associated Cellular Bioeffects
Small
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Multifunctional FePt Nanoparticles for Radiation-Guided Targeting and Imaging of Cancer
Annals of Biomedical Engineering
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A pretargeted nanoparticle system for tumor cell labeling
Molecular BioSystems
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Environment, Health, and Safety

Use of a High-Throughput Screening Approach Coupled with In Vivo Zebrafish Embryo Screening To Develop Hazard Ranking for Engineered Nanomaterials
ACS Nano
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Mechanistically Probing Lipid-siRNA Nanoparticle-associated Toxicities Identifies Jak Inhibitors Effective in Mitigating Multifaceted Toxic Responses
Molecular Therapeutics
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