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Boron Neutron Capture Therapy

Known as: Therapy, Boron-Neutron Capture, Boron-neutron capture therapy, BNCT 
A type of radiation therapy. A substance that contains boron is injected into a blood vessel. The boron collects in tumor cells. The patient then… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Atomically thin forms of layered materials, such as conducting graphene, insulating hexagonal boron nitride (hBN), and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
We describe the identification of single- and few- layer boron nitride. Its optical contrast is much smaller than that of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We describe the synthesis of very thin sheets (between a few and ten atomic layers) of hexagonal boron nitride (h-BN), prepared… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Background: Boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) is based on the nuclear reaction that occurs when boron-10 is irradiated with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Substituted C(2)B(10) carborane cages have been successfully attached to the side walls of single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The demand for compact ultraviolet laser devices is increasing, as they are essential in applications such as optical storage… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This study was supported in part by a Discovery Research Grant from the Australian Research Council. 
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A highly regular mesh of hexagonal boron nitride with a 3-nanometer periodicity and a 2-nanometer hole size was formed by self… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The successful synthesis of pure boron nitride (BN) nanotubes is reported here. Multi-walled tubes with inner diameters on the… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
The theoretical advantage of BCNT is that it is a two component or binary system, consisting of 10 B and thermal neutrons, which… Expand
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