Theranostics 2013; 3(8):616-617. doi:10.7150/thno.7020 This issue


Nanoparticle-based Monitoring of Stem Cell Therapy

Chenjie Xu1✉, Weian Zhao2 ✉

1. Division of Bioengineering, School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637457.
2. Sue and Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center, Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, Edwards Lifesciences Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Technology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, and Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California, Irvine, CA USA 92697.

This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY-NC) License. See for full terms and conditions.
Xu C, Zhao W. Nanoparticle-based Monitoring of Stem Cell Therapy. Theranostics 2013; 3(8):616-617. doi:10.7150/thno.7020. Available from

File import instruction


This theme issue provides a timely overview on the current status of stem cell tracking with the nanoparticle-based contrast agents.