The hope and hype of multimodality imaging contrast agents.

  title={The hope and hype of multimodality imaging contrast agents.},
  author={Mark D. Pagel},
  volume={6 6},
ISSN 1743-5889 10.2217/NNM.11.63 © 2011 Future Medicine Ltd Nanomedicine (2011) 6(6), 945–948 “A key to clinical development of multimodality imaging contrast agents is to combine synergistic functions, just as synergistic functions of modern smart-phones have created useful communication devices ... Another key is to avoid combinations of functions simply for convenience, just as the convenience of a boat that can also drive on land is rarely advantageous.” 

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