TITLE

Real-time detection of implant-associated neutrophil responses using a formyl peptide receptor-targeting NIR nanoprobe

AUTHOR(S)
Jun Zhou; Yi-Ting Tsai; Hong Weng; Tang, Ewin N.; Nair, Ashwin; Davé, Digant P.; Liping Tang
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
International Journal of Nanomedicine;2012, Vol. 7, p2057
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
82508949

 

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