Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Cancer Theragnosis

Seulki Lee, Ick Chan Kwon, Kwang Meyung Kim

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNanoplatform-Based Molecular Imaging
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Pages541-563
Number of pages23
ISBN (Print)9780470521151
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011 May 25
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Multifunctional nanoparticles for cancer theragnosis - a new concept in next-generation cancer treatment, combining early-stage diagnosis and efficient therapy
  • Passive targeting phenomenon, by Maeda and colleagues - "enhanced permeation and retention effect (EPR effect)"
  • Theragnosis, and multifunctional nanoparticles - lack of tumor selectivity, low therapeutic index of imaging probes and therapeutic agents

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Materials Science(all)

Cite this

Lee, S., Kwon, I. C., & Kim, K. M. (2011). Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Cancer Theragnosis. In Nanoplatform-Based Molecular Imaging (pp. 541-563). John Wiley and Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470767047.ch22