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    • Alpha(V)Beta(3)-Targeted Nanoprobes for In Vivo Imaging of Tumor Angiogenesis 

      Kessinger, Chase William (2010-11-02)
      Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the US and abroad (WHO, 2010). Early detection of the disease has increased patients’ five-year survival rates from 4% to over 50% (NCI SEER, 2010). Angiogenesis ...
    • Beta-Lapachone Nanotherapeutics for Lung Cancer Therapy 

      Blanco, Elvin (2009-01-08)
      A rising trend in lung cancer chemotherapy involves the development of agents that exploit molecular targets overexpressed in tumors, with hopes of increasing specificity, and in turn, efficacy. β-Lapachone (β-lap) is a ...