Nano-oncology: drug delivery, imaging, and sensing.

@article{Portney2006NanooncologyDD,
  title={Nano-oncology: drug delivery, imaging, and sensing.},
  author={Nathaniel G. Portney and Mihrimah Ozkan},
  journal={Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry},
  year={2006},
  volume={384 3},
  pages={620-30}
}
Innovation in the last decade has endowed nanotechnology with an assortment of tools for delivery, imaging, and sensing in cancer research-stealthy nanoparticle vectors circulating in vivo, assembled with exquisite molecular control, capable of selective tumor targeting and potent delivery of therapeutics; intense and photostable quantum dot-based tumor imaging, enabling multicolor detection of cell receptors with a single optical excitation source; arrays of semiconducting nanowire and carbon… CONTINUE READING