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Nanomedicines for image-guided cancer therapy (Conference Presentation)
Author(s): Jinzi Zheng
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Paper Abstract

Imaging technologies are being increasingly employed to guide the delivery of cancer therapies with the intent to increase their performance and efficacy. To date, many patients have benefited from image-guided treatments through prolonged survival and improvements in quality of life. Advances in nanomedicine have enabled the development of multifunctional imaging agents that can further increase the performance of image-guided cancer therapy. Specifically, this talk will focus on examples that demonstrate the benefits and application of nanomedicine in the context of image-guide surgery, personalized drug delivery, tracking of cell therapies and high precision radiotherapy delivery.

Paper Details

Date Published: 3 November 2016
PDF: 1 pages
Proc. SPIE 9930, Biosensing and Nanomedicine IX, 99300A (3 November 2016); doi: 10.1117/12.2237993
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Jinzi Zheng, Univ. of Toronto (Canada)
Univ. Health Network (Canada)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9930:
Biosensing and Nanomedicine IX
Hooman Mohseni; Massoud H. Agahi; Manijeh Razeghi, Editor(s)

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