Magnetic iron oxide nanoparticle--an important cornerstone of MR molecular imaging of tumors

Rui Rui Qiao, Jian Feng Zeng, Qiao Juan Jia, Jun Du, Lin Shen, Ming Yuan Gao

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This review summaries the syntheses and applications of magnetic iron oxide nanocrystals that have been published worldwide. In particular, it discusses the future applications of magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles in molecular imaging of tumors.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)993-1011
Number of pages19
JournalActa Physico - Chimica Sinica
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • Magnetic nanoparticle
  • Magnetic resonance
  • Molecular imaging
  • Multi-modality
  • Tumor

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