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Oxygen adsorption by carbon nanotubes and its application in radiotherapy.

Authors
  • Yang, J
  • Li, Wenxin
  • Li, Q
  • Wu, S
  • Yu, B
  • Jing, X
  • Li, Wenjian
Type
Published Article
Journal
IET nanobiotechnology / IET
Publication Date
Feb 01, 2007
Volume
1
Issue
1
Pages
10–14
Identifiers
PMID: 17500583
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The ability to deliver large molecules, for example nucleic acids, to cells using carbon nanotubes has been reviewed. Potential applications of functionalised nanotubes to deliver oxygen to cancer cells to enhance the effects of radiotherapy are considered.

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