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Publication Type : Patents
Thematic Areas : Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine
Publisher : U.S. Patent
Source : U.S. Patent WO2017096342A1 (Filed)2017.
Campus : Kochi
School : Center for Nanosciences
Center : Amrita Center for Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine Move, Nanosciences
Department : Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine, Nanosciences
Verified : No
Year : 2015, 2017
Abstract : The invention discloses nanoparticles comprising compounds of calcium with anions such as phosphate, pyrophosphate, sulphate, silicate, carbonate, molybdate, or phosphosilicate that are doped with various ions. The nanoparticles are configured to produce heat (hyperthermia) under radio-wave (1KHz-1000GHz) exposure together with magnetism suitable for contrast imaging in MRI, X-ray absorption for computed tomography, near-infrared optical fluorescence for optical imaging, and/or radio-isotope emission for nuclear imaging or therapy. The nanoparticles can also be incorporated into micro-beads or other 3 dimensional scaffolds for image-guided (MRI, CT, NIR, nuclear) tissue regeneration, vascular or tumor embolization, and/or chemo/radio-embolization.
Cite this Research Publication : r. Manzoor K., Anusha Ashokan, Harish, V., and Nair, S., “Radio-wave Responsive Doped Nanoparticles for Image Guided Therapeutics ”, U.S. Patent WO2017096342A1 (Filed)2017.