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  1. Content type: Research

    New nanophotosensitizers for photothermal cancer therapy (PTT) are still sought. In this paper we propose fancy shaped, non agglomerated core/shell PtAu NRs nanoraspberries (PtAu NRs) as potential nanophotosen...

    Authors: J. Depciuch, M. Stec, B. Klebowski, J. Baran and M. Parlinska-Wojtan

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:107

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    Improving the water solubility of hydrophobic drugs, increasing their accumulation in tumor tissue and allowing their simultaneous action by different pathways are essential issues for a successful chemotherap...

    Authors: E. Villar-Alvarez, A. Cambón, A. Pardo, L. Arellano, A. V. Marcos, B. Pelaz, P. del Pino, A. Bouzas Mosquera, V. X. Mosquera, A. Almodlej, G. Prieto, S. Barbosa and P. Taboada

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:106

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    To develop a novel fluorine-18 (18F)-labeled arginine–glycine–aspartic acid (RGD)-coupled ultra-small iron oxide nanoparticle (USPIO) (hereafter, referred to as 18F-RGD@USPIO) and conduct an in-depth investigatio...

    Authors: Yanshu Wang, Huanhuan Liu, Defan Yao, Jinning Li, Shuyan Yang, Caiyuan Zhang, Weibo Chen and Dengbin Wang

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:105

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    Efficient and highly controllable antibacterial effect, as well as good biocompatibility are required for antibacterial materials to overcome multi-drug resistance in bacteria. Herein, nano graphene oxide (NGO...

    Authors: Yongxin Zhang, Hao Fu, De-E Liu, Jinxia An and Hui Gao

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:104

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  5. Content type: Research

    Immunocompromised individuals and those with lung dysfunction readily acquire pulmonary bacterial infections, which may cause serious diseases and carry a heavy economic burden. Maintaining adequate antibiotic...

    Authors: Yu Wang, Qian Yuan, Wei Feng, Wendan Pu, Jun Ding, Hongjun Zhang, Xiaoyu Li, Bo Yang, Qing Dai, Lin Cheng, Jinyu Wang, Fengjun Sun and Dinglin Zhang

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:103

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    Natural extracellular matrices (ECMs) are three-dimensional (3D) and multi-scale hierarchical structure. However, coatings used as ECM-mimicking structures for osteogenesis are typically two-dimensional or sin...

    Authors: Mengfei Yu, Yu Liu, Xiaowen Yu, Jianhua Li, Wenquan Zhao, Ji’an Hu, Kui Cheng, Wenjian Weng, Bin Zhang, Huiming Wang and Lingqing Dong

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:102

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  7. Content type: Review

    Diverse properties of graphenic materials have been extensively explored to determine properties that make good electrochemical nanomaterial-based biosensors. These are reviewed by critically examining the inf...

    Authors: Teddy Tite, Elena Alina Chiticaru, Jorge S. Burns and Mariana Ioniţă

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:101

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  8. Content type: Review

    Pesticides and fertilizers are widely used to enhance agriculture yields, although the fraction of the pesticides applied in the field that reaches the targets is less than 0.1%. Such indiscriminate use of che...

    Authors: Marcela Candido Camara, Estefânia Vangelie Ramos Campos, Renata Aparecida Monteiro, Anderson do Espirito Santo Pereira, Patrícia Luiza de Freitas Proença and Leonardo Fernandes Fraceto

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:100

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  9. Content type: Research

    Combined therapy has demonstrated to be an effective strategy for cancer therapy. Herein, an injectable hydrogel based on the genetically engineered polypeptide and hollow gold nanoshells (HAuNS) has been deve...

    Authors: RuiMei Jin, Jie Yang, DongHui Zhao, XiaoLin Hou, ChaoQing Li, Wei Chen, YuanDi Zhao, ZhongYuan Yin and Bo Liu

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:99

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  10. Content type: Correction

    The authors apologized for the unfortunate error in figure during publication of the article and they also explained that some of the solid grey graphs in Fig. 5 are intentionally based on the same data. For 8...

    Authors: Philipp Nold, Raimo Hartmann, Neus Feliu, Karsten Kantner, Mahmoud Gamal, Beatriz Pelaz, Jonas Hühn, Xing Sun, Philipp Jungebluth, Pablo del Pino, Holger Hackstein, Paolo Macchiarini, Wolfgang J. Parak and Cornelia Brendel

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:98

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    The original article was published in Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2017 15:24

  11. Content type: Research

    Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV), which is characterized by severe watery diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration and a high mortality rate in piglets, leads to enormous economic losses to the pork industry and ...

    Authors: Zhiqian Ma, Tianyu Wang, Zhiwei Li, Xuyang Guo, Yangsheng Tian, Yang Li and Shuqi Xiao

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:96

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  12. Content type: Research

    It is extremely difficult to develop targeted treatments for triple-negative breast (TNB) cancer, because these cells do not express any of the key biomarkers usually exploited for this goal.

    Authors: Shiwei Niu, Gareth R. Williams, Jianrong Wu, Junzi Wu, Xuejing Zhang, Xia Chen, Shude Li, Jianlin Jiao and Li-Min Zhu

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:95

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  13. Content type: Research

    The persistence, biodistribution, and risk of integration into the host genome of any new therapeutic DNA vaccine must be established in preclinical studies. We previously developed the DNA vaccine pcDNA-CCOL2A1 ...

    Authors: Xiao Zhao, Juan Long, Fei Liang, Nan Liu, Yuying Sun and Yongzhi Xi

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:94

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  14. Content type: Research

    Exosomes (Exo) hold great promise as endogenous nanocarriers that can deliver biological information between cells. However, Exo are limited in terms of their abilities to target specific recipient cell types....

    Authors: Chunai Gong, Jing Tian, Zhuo Wang, Yuan Gao, Xin Wu, Xueying Ding, Lei Qiang, Guorui Li, Zhimin Han, Yongfang Yuan and Shen Gao

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:93

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  15. Content type: Research

    The selectively accumulate in tumor site and completely release drug within cancer cells great limit the therapeutic effect of nano-drug delivery system. Moreover, absence of appropriate biomarker is one of th...

    Authors: Yifan Wang, Yanqiu Zhang, Zhengxing Ru, Wei Song, Lin Chen, Hao Ma and Lizhu Sun

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:91

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  16. Content type: Review

    Radiopharmaceuticals have proven to be effective agents, since they can be successfully applied for both diagnostics and therapy. Effective application of relevant radionuclides in pre-clinical and clinical st...

    Authors: Oleksii O. Peltek, Albert R. Muslimov, Mikhail V. Zyuzin and Alexander S. Timin

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:90

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  17. Content type: Research

    The emergence of resistance to chemotherapy or target therapy, tumor metastasis, and systemic toxicity caused by available anticancer drugs hamper the successful colorectal cancer (CRC) treatment. The rise in ...

    Authors: Shu-Ting Hong, Huaching Lin, Chen-Shen Wang, Chih-Hsien Chang, Anya Maan-Yuh Lin, James Chih-Hsin Yang and Yu-Li Lo

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:89

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  18. Content type: Research

    Gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) have been proposed for many applications in medicine and bioanalysis. For use in all these applications, maintaining the stability of AuNPs in solution by suppressing aggregation is ...

    Authors: Zhanwu Hou, Zhen Wang, Run Liu, Hua Li, Zhengyi Zhang, Tian Su, Jeffy Yang and Huadong Liu

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:88

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  19. Content type: Research

    Adoptive T cell-transfer (ATC) therapy is a highly promising cancer-treatment approach. However, in vivo-administered T cells tend to disperse, with only a small proportion reaching the tumour. To remedy this,...

    Authors: Laura Sanz-Ortega, Yadileiny Portilla, Sonia Pérez-Yagüe and Domingo F. Barber

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:87

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  20. Content type: Research

    Controllable and multiple DNA release is critical in modern gene-based therapies. Current approaches require complex assistant molecules for combined release. To overcome the restrictions on the materials and ...

    Authors: Xinyi Guo, Hongxiang Zhang, Yanyan Wang, Wei Pang and Xuexin Duan

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:86

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  21. Content type: Research

    Lack of effective tumor-specific delivery systems remains an unmet clinical challenge for successful translation of innovative therapies, such as, therapeutic oligonucleotides. In the past decade, exosomes hav...

    Authors: Abi J. Vázquez-Ríos, Ángela Molina-Crespo, Belén L. Bouzo, Rafael López-López, Gema Moreno-Bueno and María de la Fuente

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:85

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  22. Content type: Research

    Macrophages with tumor-tropic migratory properties can serve as a cellular carrier to enhance the efficacy of anti neoplastic agents. However, limited drug loading (DL) and insufficient drug release at the tum...

    Authors: Lei Qiang, Zheng Cai, Wenjun Jiang, Jiyong Liu, Zongguang Tai, Guorui Li, Chunai Gong, Shen Gao and Yuan Gao

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:83

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  23. Content type: Review

    Skin damages are defined as one of most common lesions people suffer from, some of wounds are notoriously difficult to eradicate such as chronic wounds and deep burns. Existing wound therapies have been proved...

    Authors: Wei Wang, Kong-jun Lu, Chao-heng Yu, Qiao-ling Huang and Yong-Zhong Du

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:82

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  24. Content type: Research

    Magnetic nanoparticles (MNPs) are characterized by unique physicochemical and biological properties that allow their employment as highly biocompatible drug carriers. Gelsolin (GSN) is a multifunctional actin-...

    Authors: Robert Bucki, Katarzyna Niemirowicz-Laskowska, Piotr Deptuła, Agnieszka Z. Wilczewska, Paweł Misiak, Bonita Durnaś, Krzysztof Fiedoruk, Ewelina Piktel, Joanna Mystkowska and Paul A. Janmey

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:81

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  25. Content type: Research

    The gastric cancer is the second most malignant tumor in the world. HER-2 is one of the key targets for the gastric cancer therapy. Anti-HER-2 antibodies like trastuzumab, exhibits the satisfactory therapeutic...

    Authors: Jiayu Zhang, Tiancheng Zhao, Fanglei Han, Yu Hu and Yezhou Li

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:80

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  26. Content type: Research

    Protein nanocages have emerged as popular nanocarriers for either drug delivery or biotemplates for the preparation of nanomaterials. However, only three interfaces, namely exterior surface, intersubunit and i...

    Authors: Jiachen Zang, Bowen Zheng, Xiuqing Zhang, Paolo Arosio and Guanghua Zhao

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:79

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  27. Content type: Research

    The design of efficient drug delivery vectors requires versatile formulations able to simultaneously direct a multitude of molecular targets and to bypass the endosomal recycling pathway of cells. Liposomal-ba...

    Authors: Diego de la Fuente-Herreruela, Ajay K. Monnappa, Mónica Muñoz-Úbeda, Aarón Morallón-Piña, Eduardo Enciso, Luis Sánchez, Fabrice Giusti, Paolo Natale and Iván López-Montero

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:77

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  28. Content type: Research

    Molybdenum disulfide (MoS2) has been widely explored for biomedical applications due to its brilliant photothermal conversion ability. In this paper, we report a novel multifunctional MoS2-based drug delivery sys...

    Authors: Chen Zhang, Doudou Zhang, Jian Liu, Jie Wang, Yusheng Lu, Junxia Zheng, Bifei Li and Lee Jia

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:76

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  29. Content type: Research

    To improve the outcome of cancer treatment, the combination of multiple therapy models has proved to be effective and promising. Gas therapy (GT) and chemodynamic therapy (CDT), mainly targeting the mitochondr...

    Authors: Bin Zhao, Penghe Zhao, Zhaokui Jin, Mingjian Fan, Jin Meng and Qianjun He

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:75

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  30. Content type: Research

    Diabetes is one of the biggest medical challenges worldwide. The key to efficiently treat type 1 diabetes is to accurately inject insulin according to the blood glucose levels. In this study, we aimed to devel...

    Authors: Yujie Zhang, Mingxin Wu, Wubin Dai, Min Chen, Zhaoyang Guo, Xin Wang, Di Tan, Kui Shi, Longjian Xue, Sheng Liu and Yifeng Lei

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:74

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  31. Content type: Review

    Magnetic nanosensors have become attractive instruments for the diagnosis and treatment of different diseases. They represent an efficient carrier system in drug delivery or in transporting contrast agents. Fo...

    Authors: Simon Doswald, Wendelin Jan Stark and Beatrice Beck-Schimmer

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:73

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  32. Content type: Research

    Nano-sized vesicles, so called extracellular vesicles (EVs), from regenerative cardiac cells represent a promising new therapeutic approach to treat cardiovascular diseases. However, it is not yet sufficiently...

    Authors: Christien M. Beez, Marion Haag, Oliver Klein, Sophie Van Linthout, Michael Sittinger and Martina Seifert

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:72

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  33. Content type: Review

    The incidence of lung cancer continues to rise worldwide. Because the aggressive metastasis of lung cancer cells is the major drawback of successful therapies, the crucial challenge of modern nanomedicine is t...

    Authors: Monika Ruzycka, Mihaela R. Cimpan, Ivan Rios-Mondragon and Ireneusz P. Grudzinski

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:71

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  34. Content type: Research

    Copper oxide nanomaterials (CuO NMs) are exploited in many products including inks, cosmetics, textiles, wood preservatives and food contact materials. Their incorporation into these products may enhance oral ...

    Authors: Victor C. Ude, David M. Brown, Vicki Stone and Helinor J. Johnston

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:70

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  35. Content type: Short Communication

    The major obstacle impeding human immunodeficiency virus-1 (HIV-1) eradication in antiretroviral treatment (ART) treated HIV-1 subjects is the establishment of long-lived latently infected resting CD4+ T cells. D...

    Authors: Ignacio Relaño-Rodríguez, Raquel Juárez-Sánchez, Carolina Pavicic, Eduardo Muñoz and Maria Ángeles Muñoz-Fernández

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:69

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  36. Content type: Research

    Nanotechnology in medicine has greatly expanded the therapeutic strategy that may be explored for cancer treatment by exploiting the specific tumor microenvironment such as mild acidity, high glutathione (GSH)...

    Authors: Wei Tang, Hongbo Gao, Dalong Ni, QiFeng Wang, Bingxin Gu, Xinhong He and Weijun Peng

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:68

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  37. Content type: Research

    Immunochromatographic strips (ICSs) are a practical tool commonly used in point-of-care testing (POCT) applications. However, ICSs that are currently available have low sensitivity and require expensive equipm...

    Authors: Qiangqiang Fu, Ze Wu, Jingxia Li, Zengfeng Wu, Hui Zhong, Quanli Yang, Qihui Liu, Zonghua Liu, Lianghe Sheng, Meng Xu, Tingting Li, Zhinan Yin and Yangzhe Wu

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:67

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  38. Content type: Research

    The wide application of silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) in medicals and daily utensils increases the risk of human exposure. The study on cell and protein changes induced by medical AgNPs (20 nm) and Ag+ gave insigh...

    Authors: Wenxu Fang, Zhenxing Chi, Weiguo Li, Xunuo Zhang and Qiang Zhang

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:66

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  39. Content type: Research

    It is essential that prophylactic drugs do not interfere with the normal function of the immune system. The use of nanoparticles as vaginal microbicides is a promising prevention strategy against sexually tran...

    Authors: Alba Martín-Moreno, Daniel Sepúlveda-Crespo, Mª Jesús Serramía-Lobera, Ana Judith Perisé-Barrios and Mª Angeles Muñoz-Fernández

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:65

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  40. Content type: Research

    Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of severe visual deficits and blindness. Meanwhile, there is convincing evidence implicating oxidative stress, inflammation, and neovascularization in ...

    Authors: Sisi Lai, Yanyan Wei, Quanwu Wu, Kang Zhou, Tuo Liu, Yingfeng Zhang, Ning Jiang, Wen Xiao, Junjie Chen, Qiuhong Liu and Yang Yu

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:64

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  41. Content type: Research

    Silver ions from silver nanoparticles (AgNP) or AgNPs themselves itself that are ingested from consumer health care products or indirectly from absorbed food contact material can interact with the gastrointest...

    Authors: Sarah E. Orr, Kuppan Gokulan, Mary Boudreau, Carl E. Cerniglia and Sangeeta Khare

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:63

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  42. Content type: Research

    Human hematopoietic progenitor cells (HPCs) are important for cell therapy in cancer and tissue regeneration. In vitro studies have shown a transient association of 40 nm polystyrene nanoparticles (PS NPs) wit...

    Authors: Bart Wathiong, Sarah Deville, An Jacobs, Nick Smisdom, Pascal Gervois, Ivo Lambrichts, Marcel Ameloot, Jef Hooyberghs and Inge Nelissen

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:62

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  43. Content type: Research

    Protein shells assembled from viral coat proteins are an attractive platform for development of new vaccines and other tools such as targeted bioimaging and drug delivery agents. Virus-like particles (VLPs) de...

    Authors: Ilva Liekniņa, Gints Kalniņš, Ināra Akopjana, Jānis Bogans, Mihails Šišovs, Juris Jansons, Jānis Rūmnieks and Kaspars Tārs

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:61

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  44. Content type: Research

    Nanoscale drug-delivery systems (DDSs) have great promise in tumor diagnosis and treatment. Platelet membrane (PLTM) biomimetic DDSs are expected to enhance retention in vivo and escape uptake by macrophages, ...

    Authors: Haijun Wang, Junzi Wu, Gareth R. Williams, Qing Fan, Shiwei Niu, Jianrong Wu, Xiaotian Xie and Li-Min Zhu

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:60

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  45. Content type: Research

    Technology enabling the separation of rare circulating tumor cells (CTCs) provides the potential to enhance our knowledge of cancer metastasis and improve the care of cancer patients. Modern detection approach...

    Authors: Zhiming Li, Jun Ruan and Xuan Zhuang

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:59

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  46. Content type: Research

    Iron oxide nanocomposites have received a great attention for their application in various fields like physics, medicine, biology, and material science etc., due to their unique properties, such as magnetism, ...

    Authors: Hind Baballa Gasmalla, Xiaoquan Lu, Mahgoub Ibrahim Shinger, Lubin Ni, Aadil Nabi Chishti and Guowang Diao

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2019 17:58

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