Multi-dye theranostic nanoparticle platform for bioimaging and cancer therapy

Singh, Amit K.; Hahn, Megan A.; Gutwein, Luke G.; Rule, Michael C.; Knapik, Jacquelyn A.; Moudgil, Brij M.; Grobmyer, Stephen R.; Brown, Scott C.
January 2012
International Journal of Nanomedicine;2012, Vol. 7, p2739
Academic Journal
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