Smart drug-loaded polymer gold nanoshells for systemic and localized therapy of human epithelial cancer

Jaemoon Yang, Jaewon Lee, Jinyoung Kang, Seung Jae Oh, Hyun Ju Ko, Joo Hiuk Son, Kwangyeol Lee, Jin Suck Suh, Yong Min Huh, Seungjoo Haam

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Abstract

(Figure Presented) Near-infrared-light-sensitive multifunctional smart drug-loaded polymer gold nanoshells are fabricated as advanced prototypes, composed of chemotherapeutic agents (therapeutic antibody and anticancer drug-loaded polymeric nanoparticles) for systemic chemotherapy of human epithelial cancer and a polymer-based gold nanoshell for localized photothermal treatment by NIR light.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4339-4342
Number of pages4
JournalAdvanced Materials
Volume21
Issue number43
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Nov 20

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

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Yang, J., Lee, J., Kang, J., Oh, S. J., Ko, H. J., Son, J. H., Lee, K., Suh, J. S., Huh, Y. M., & Haam, S. (2009). Smart drug-loaded polymer gold nanoshells for systemic and localized therapy of human epithelial cancer. Advanced Materials, 21(43), 4339-4342. https://doi.org/10.1002/adma.200900334