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Cancer detection using nanoparticle-based sensors
Catalan Institute of Nanotechnology.
Linköping University, Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology, Biosensors and Bioelectronics. Linköping University, The Institute of Technology.ORCID iD: 0000-0002-1815-9699
Catalan Institute of Nanotechnology.
2012 (English)In: Chemical Society Reviews, ISSN 0306-0012, E-ISSN 1460-4744, Vol. 41, no 7, 2606-2622 p.Article, review/survey (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

This tutorial review surveys the latest achievements in the use of nanoparticles to detect cancer biomarkers and cancer cells with a focus on optical and electrochemical techniques. Nanoparticle based cancer diagnostics are becoming an increasingly relevant alternative to traditional techniques. Although some drawbacks exist in relation to the obtained sensitivity the use of nanoparticle-based sensors in biomarker detection or cancer cell detection offers some advantages in comparison to conventional methods. The developed techniques can be interesting and relevant for their use in point-of-care of cancer diagnostics. The methods can be of low cost and in addition easy to be incorporated into user-friendly sensing platforms.

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Royal Society of Chemistry , 2012. Vol. 41, no 7, 2606-2622 p.
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URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-76629DOI: 10.1039/c1cs15134gISI: 000301354900007OAI: diva2:515424
Funding Agencies|MICINN (Madrid)|MAT2008-03079/NANIT2009-0092|Available from: 2012-04-13 Created: 2012-04-13 Last updated: 2013-10-04

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