Theranostics 2013; 3(5):354-355. doi:10.7150/thno.6480

Editorial

Theranostic Upconversion Nanoparticles (II)

Gang Han1 ✉, Guanying Chen2✉

1. Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605 (USA)
2. Institute for Lasers, Photonics, and Biophotonics, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14260 (USA)

Abstract

This theme issue provides a comprehensive collection of original research articles as well as reviews on the creation of diverse types of theranostic upconversion nanoparticles, their fundamental interactions in biology, as well as their biophotonic applications in noninvasive diagnostics and therapy.

Keywords: Upconversion, Bioimaging, Nontoxicity, Plasmonics, Multimodal.

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Han G, Chen G. Theranostic Upconversion Nanoparticles (II). Theranostics 2013; 3(5):354-355. doi:10.7150/thno.6480. Available from http://www.thno.org/v03p0354.htm