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Novel Peptide Sequence (“IQ-tag”) with High Affinity for NIR Fluorochromes Allows Protein and Cell Specific Labeling for In Vivo Imaging

  • Kimberly A. Kelly equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Kimberly A. Kelly, Jonathan Carson

    Affiliation: Center for Molecular Imaging Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Jonathan Carson equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Kimberly A. Kelly, Jonathan Carson

    Affiliation: Center for Molecular Imaging Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Jason R. McCarthy,

    Affiliation: Center for Molecular Imaging Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Ralph Weissleder mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: weissleder@helix.mgh.harvard.edu

    Affiliation: Center for Molecular Imaging Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Published: July 25, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0000665

About the Authors

Kimberly A. Kelly, Jonathan Carson, Jason R. McCarthy, Ralph Weissleder
Center for Molecular Imaging Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: weissleder@helix.mgh.harvard.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RW KK JC JM. Performed the experiments: KK JC JM. Analyzed the data: RW KK JC JM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KK. Wrote the paper: RW.