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Concluding Remarks and Future Prospects

  • Ravichandran Manisekaran
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Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)

Abstract

The work presented in this thesis aims to downgrade the side effects provoked by old-fashioned chemotherapy, by designing a versatile nanoparticle and demonstrating its capability of targeted delivery for a chemotherapeutic agent. Specifically, we have designed a multifunctional nanoparticle by employing iron oxide XFe2O4 (X = Fe/Mn/Co) (core)/gold (shell) based magneto/plasmonic core-shell nanoparticles using multiple gold iterations by seed-mediated method and used for cancer theranostic approaches such as
  • Drug delivery

  • Magnetic resonance imaging agent

  • Hyperthermal agent

Keywords

Hyperthermic Agent Magnetic Resonance Imaging Agents Core Shell Nanoparticles Seed-mediated Method Multifunctional Nanoparticles 
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© Springer International Publishing AG 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ravichandran Manisekaran
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic InstituteMexico CityMexico

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