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Theranostics publishes innovative research articles reflecting the fields of in vitro diagnostics and prognostics, in vivo molecular imaging, molecular therapeutics, image-guided therapy, biosensors, system biology and translational medicine, personalized medicine and a broad spectrum of biomedical research that can be applied to future theranostic applications.


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A novel afterglow nanoreporter for monitoring cancer therapy
Shiyi Liao, Youjuan Wang, Zhe Li, Ying Zhang, Xia Yin, Shuangyan Huan, Xiao-Bing Zhang, Sulai Liu, Guosheng Song
Theranostics 2022; 12(16): 6883-6897. doi:10.7150/thno.77457
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Identifying the E2F3-MEX3A-KLF4 signaling axis that sustains cancer cells in undifferentiated and proliferative state
Xu Yang, Guilin Li, Yuhua Tian, Xin Wang, Jiuzhi Xu, Ruiqi Liu, Min Deng, Chunlei Shao, Yuwei Pan, Xi Wu, Mengzhen Li, Chaowei Zhang, Rui Liu, Jun Qin, Chen Zhang, Zhanju Liu, Xin Wu, Maksim V. Plikus, Christopher J. Lengner, Zongheng Zheng, Cong Lv, Zhengquan Yu
Theranostics 2022; 12(16): 6865-6882. doi:10.7150/thno.76619
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Addressing antimicrobial resistance with the IDentif.AI platform: Rapidly optimizing clinically actionable combination therapy regimens against nontuberculous mycobacteria
Devika Mukherjee, Peter Wang, Lissa Hooi, Vedant Sandhu, Kui You, Agata Blasiak, Edward Kai-Hua Chow, Dean Ho, Pui Lai Rachel Ee
Theranostics 2022; 12(16): 6848-6864. doi:10.7150/thno.73078
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A sporadic Alzheimer's blood-brain barrier model for developing ultrasound-mediated delivery of Aducanumab and anti-Tau antibodies
Joanna M. Wasielewska, Juliana C. S. Chaves, Rebecca L. Johnston, Laura A. Milton, Damián Hernández, Liyu Chen, Jae Song, Wendy Lee, Gerhard Leinenga, Rebecca M. Nisbet, Alice Pébay, Jürgen Götz, Anthony R. White, Lotta E. Oikari
Theranostics 2022; 12(16): 6826-6847. doi:10.7150/thno.72685
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High-dimensional Single-cell Analysis Delineates Peripheral Immune Signature of Coronary Atherosclerosis in Human Blood
Lin Fan, Junwei Liu, Yang Zhang, Chenyun Zhang, Beisheng Shi, Xinyang Hu, Wei Chen, Weiwei Yin, Jian'an Wang
Theranostics 2022; 12(15): 6809-6825. doi:10.7150/thno.73336
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Recent advances and future prospects of the potential-resolved strategy in ratiometric, multiplex, and multicolor electrochemiluminescence analysis
Shijun Wang, Shu Zhu, Ziqi Kang, Yidan Chen, Xiancheng Liu, Zixin Deng, Kun Hu, Guixue Wang, Yuchan Zhang, Guangchao Zang
Theranostics 2022; 12(15): 6779-6808. doi:10.7150/thno.74308
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MnCO3-mineralized polydopamine nanoparticles as an activatable theranostic agent for dual-modality imaging-guided photothermal therapy of cancers
Kyung Kwan Lee, Jae-Hyung Lee, Sang Cheon Lee, Chang-Soo Lee
Theranostics 2022; 12(15): 6762-6778. doi:10.7150/thno.77060
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Multiplexed strategies toward clinical translation of extracellular vesicles
Junying Song, Baoqiang Song, Lijun Yuan, Guodong Yang
Theranostics 2022; 12(15): 6740-6761. doi:10.7150/thno.75899
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Editor-in-Chief:
Xiaoyuan (Shawn) Chen, PhD
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CFP: Special issue on mRNA-based vaccine and therapy. Guest Editors: Guocan Yu (Tsinghua University, China), Qiaobing Xu (Tufts University, USA), Wei Tao (Harvard Medical School, USA)


CFP: Virtual Special Issue - Patient-derived cancer models: from molecular mechanisms to clinical translation. Guest Editors: Christian Pilarsky, PhD (Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen), Yana Zavros, PhD (University of Arizona Cancer Center), Qingfeng Chen, PhD (National University of Singapore), and Xin Hong, PhD (Southern University of Science and Technology)


Special issue on the thematic conference Nanomedicine meets the tumor microenvironment - NanoTME 2021. Guest Editors: Jai Prakash (University of Twente, The Netherlands) and Yuval Shaked (Technicon, Israel)


Nanotheranostics is indexed in MEDLINE and PubMed Central ...

Research Paper
A Rapid, Convergent Approach to the Identification of Exosome Inhibitors in Breast Cancer Models
Zoraida Andreu, Esther Masiá, David Charbonnier, María J. Vicent
Nanotheranostics 2023; 7(1): 1-21. doi:10.7150/ntno.73606
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Comparative effects of free doxorubicin, liposome encapsulated doxorubicin and liposome co-encapsulated alendronate and doxorubicin (PLAD) on the tumor immunologic milieu in a mouse fibrosarcoma model
Md. Rakibul Islam, Jalpa Patel, Patricia Ines Back, Hilary Shmeeda, Konstantin Adamsky, Hui Yang, Carlos Alvarez, Alberto A. Gabizon, Ninh M. La-Beck
Nanotheranostics 2022; 6(4): 451-464. doi:10.7150/ntno.75045
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Special Issue: Osteoarthritis Theranostics. Guest Editors: Dr. WEN, CHUNYI, Dr. Magali Cucchiarini.


Congratulations to Dr. Chen for being elected as AIMBE fellow.


Dr. Chen received the 2016 Bioconjugate Chemistry Lectureship Award for his extensive contributions at the interface between chemistry, biology, and medicine that have helped define the field of nanomedicine.


Dr. Chen and Theranostics journal have been featured in an article of Laser Focus World magazine, and in C&EN (Chemical and Engineering News).


NCI provides a data repository for characterized cancer nanomaterials, the cancer Nanotechnology Laboratory (caNanoLab). Authors and readers of Theranostics are invited to learn more about the information deposited and how they can add their characterized nanomaterials data.
Office of Cancer Nanotechnology Research in NCI has publicly launched a Dialogue on Nanotechnology in Cancer public discussion forum. Readers of Theranostics are invited to participate in this dialog.