Tag: "nanorods" at medical news
Purdue's gold nanorods brighten future for medical imaging
...ining a laser through the skin to detect tiny gold nanorods
injected into the bloodstream. In tests with mice, the nanorods
yielded images nearly 60 times brighter than conventional fluorescent dyes, including rhodamine, com...
Gold nanorods may make safer cancer treatment
...'t go but a few millimeters deep. But by using the nanorods
we can tune them to react to the infrared lasers, ... as strongly. By conjugating, or binding, the gold nanorods
to an antibody for EFGR, suitably named anti-EFGR, researchers were able to get the nanoparticles to...