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August 19th, 2009

Gold nanoparticles detect cancer

Abstract:
In the new study, Jicun Ren and colleagues at Shanghai Jiaotong University in China apply the particles to detect carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) and alpha foetal protein (AFP) - two important biomarkers in the diagnosis of various cancers, including liver, lung and breast cancer.

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