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In vivo photoacoustic mapping of lymphatic systems with plasmon-resonant nanostars

Kim, Chulhong and Song, Hyon-Min and Cai, Xin and Yao, Junjie and Wei, Alexander and Wang, Lihong V. (2011) In vivo photoacoustic mapping of lymphatic systems with plasmon-resonant nanostars. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 21 (9). pp. 2841-2844. ISSN 0959-9428. PMCID PMC3110006.

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Plasmon-resonant nanostars (NSTs) provide excellent contrast enhancement for photoacoustic tomography. The high photoacoustic sensitivity of NSTs at near-infrared wavelengths enables their in vivo detection in rat sentinel lymph nodes and vessels, with direct application toward lymphangiography.

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Additional Information:© 2011 The Royal Society of Chemistry. Received 2nd December 2010, Accepted 5th January 2011, First published online 24 Jan 2011. This work was supported in part by grants from the National Institutes of Health (R01 EB000712, R01 EB008085, U54 CA136398, and RC1 CA-147096). L.V.W. has a financial interest in Microphotoacoustics, Inc. and in Endra, Inc., which did not support this work.
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NIHR01 EB000712
NIHR01 EB008085
NIHU54 CA136398
NIHRC1 CA-147096
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