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TitleDevelopment of NiFe2O4/Au nanoparticles covered with lipid bilayers for applications in combined cancer therapy
Author(s)Rodrigues, Ana Rita Oliveira
Rio, Irina Soraia Rainho
Castanheira, Elisabete M. S.
Coutinho, Paulo J. G.
Keywordsmagnetic/plasmonic nanoparticles
magnetoliposomes
photothermia
cancer therapy
Issue date3-Oct-2019
PublisherSPIE - The Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers
CitationAna Rita O. Rodrigues, Irina S. R. Rio, Elisabete M. S. Castanheira, and Paulo J. G. Coutinho "Development of NiFe2O4/Au nanoparticles covered with lipid bilayers for applications in combined cancer therapy", Proc. SPIE 11207, Fourth International Conference on Applications of Optics and Photonics, 112071O (3 October 2019); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2527417
Abstract(s)The potential of nanosystems with combined magnetic and plasmonic properties for biomedical applications has been recognized. Magnetic nanoparticles can enable magnetic drug targeting and hyperthermia, while plasmonic gold nanoparticles ensure effective local heating (photothermia) using relatively low energies for gold excitation. Considering cancer therapy, the combination of magnetic and plasmonic capabilities in a single multifunctional nanosystem allows magnetic guidance and production of local heat, the latter promoting triggered drug release and synergistic cytotoxic effect in cancer cells (combined chemo/phototherapy). In order to develop applications in combined cancer therapy, magnetic/plasmonic nanoparticles were prepared and covered with a lipid bilayer, these systems being able to transport drugs. The photothermia capabilities of these nanosystems were evaluated.
TypeConference paper
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/1822/62843
DOI10.1117/12.2527417
Publisher versionhttps://www.spiedigitallibrary.org/conference-proceedings-of-spie/11207/112071O/Development-of-NiFe2O4-Au-nanoparticles-covered-with-lipid-bilayers-for/10.1117/12.2527417.short?SSO=1
Peer-Reviewedyes
AccessRestricted access (UMinho)
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