Publication Type:

Patent

Source:

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Volume WO 2014141287 A1, Number PCT/IN2013/000142, India (2014)

URL:

https://www.google.com/patents/WO2014141287A1?cl=en

Abstract:

The present invention relates to a nano-sized material that can provide contrast enhancement for multiple molecular imaging mthods and also deliver therapeutic nucleic acids or chemodrugs at a specific site of disease such as cancer. In particular, the present invention relates to a nanosized synthetic calcium apatite based materials showing contrast imaging for visible to near-infrared fluroscence, magnetic resonance imaging and x-ray imaging together with targeted delivery of nucleic acid drugs (DNA or RNA) to specific cancer types.

Cite this Research Publication

M. Koyakutty, Ashokan, A., Menon, D., and Shantikumar V Nair, “The art, method, manner, process and system of multifunctional nanobiomaterial for molecular imaging and drug- delivery”, U.S. Patent PCT/IN2013/0001422014.