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Organically Modified Silica Nanoparticles Are Biocompatible and Can Be Targeted to Neurons In Vivo

  • Farda Barandeh equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Farda Barandeh, Phuong-Lan Nguyen

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

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  • Phuong-Lan Nguyen equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Farda Barandeh, Phuong-Lan Nguyen

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

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  • Rajiv Kumar,

    Affiliation: Institute of Lasers, Photonics and Biophotonics, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

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  • Gary J. Iacobucci,

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

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  • Michelle L. Kuznicki,

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

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  • Andrew Kosterman,

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

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  • Earl J. Bergey,

    Affiliation: Institute of Lasers, Photonics and Biophotonics, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

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  • Paras N. Prasad,

    Affiliation: Institute of Lasers, Photonics and Biophotonics, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

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  • Shermali Gunawardena mail

    sg99@buffalo.edu

    Affiliations: Department of Biological Sciences, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America, Institute of Lasers, Photonics and Biophotonics, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: January 03, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0029424

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Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 13 Jan 2012 at 19:44 GMT

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Publication: University at Buffalo
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