Controlled synthesis of gold nanorods and application to brain tumor delineation


Conference Paper

Gold nanorods are candidates for tumor delineation due to their unique optical properties and biocompatibility. The optical characteristics of nanorods are tuned during synthesis. Anti-EGFR nanorods effectively label tumors within brain slices. © 2011 OSA.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Seekell, K; Wilson, C; Price, H; Grant, G; Wax, A

Published Date

  • January 1, 2011

Published In

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2162-2701

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781557529176

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1364/fio.2011.fwl4

Citation Source

  • Scopus