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Modulation of ammonium perfluorooctanoate-induced hepatic damage by genetically different PPARα in mice
Perfluorooctanoic acid is a ligand for peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPARα). Ammonium perfluorooctanoate (APFO) at 0.1 and 0.3 mg/kg doses activated mouse PPARα, but not human PPARα.Expand
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Control of shell thickness in silica-coating of Au nanoparticles and their X-ray imaging properties.
This paper describes a performance of precise control of shell thickness in silica-coating of Au nanoparticles based on a sol-gel process, and an investigation into X-ray imaging properties for theExpand
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X-ray computed tomography imaging of a tumor with high sensitivity using gold nanoparticles conjugated to a cancer-specific antibody via polyethylene glycol chains on their surface
Abstract Contrast agents are often used to enhance the contrast of X-ray computed tomography (CT) imaging of tumors to improve diagnostic accuracy. However, because the iodine-based contrast agentsExpand
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Direct coating of quantum dots with silica shell
This paper describes a method for direct coating of fluorescent semiconductor nanoparticles with silica shell. The fluorescent semiconductor nanoparticles used were CdSexTe1–x nanoparticles coatedExpand
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X-ray imaging technique using colloid solution of Au/silica core-shell nanoparticles
This work describes X-ray imaging of mouse using a colloid solution of silica-coated Au (Au/SiO2) nanoparticles. A colloid solution of Au nanoparticles with a size of 16.9 nm was prepared usingExpand
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Preparation of Gd Complex-Immobilized Silica Particles and Their Application to MRI
A preparation method for Gd-ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid disodium salt dihydrate (ETDA) complex-immobilized silica particles (Gd-EDTA/SiO2) is proposed. Preparation of spherical silica particlesExpand
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Synthesis of Au–silica core–shell particles by sol–gel process
Abstract This paper describes an amine free sol–gel method for silica coating of Au nanoparticles and shows an X-ray image of a colloid solution of the silica coated Au (Au–SiO2) particles. The AuExpand
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Synthesis of a colloid solution of silica-coated gold nanoparticles for X-ray imaging applications
This work proposes a method for fabricating silica-coated gold (Au) nanoparticles, surface modified with poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG) (Au/SiO2/PEG), with a particle size of 54.8 nm. X-ray imaging of aExpand
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Preparation of Au/silica/poly(ethylene glycol) nanoparticle colloid solution and its use in x-ray imaging process
Abstract In this work, the authors performed X-ray imaging of mice using a colloid solution of Au nanoparticles that are coated with silica and subsequently surface-modified with poly(ethyleneExpand
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X-ray imaging technique using colloid solution of Au/silica/poly(ethylene glycol) nanoparticles
Abstract This work describes X-ray imaging of mouse using colloid solution of silica coated Au (Au/SiO2) nanoparticles surface modified with poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG) (Au/SiO2/PEG). A colloidExpand
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