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Novel microbubble preparation technologies

Abstract:

Gas microbubbles, stabilised by a surfactant or polymer coating, have become well established over the past 20-30 years as the most effective type of contrast agent available for ultrasound radiography. More recently, their potential for use in therapeutic applications including targeted drug delivery, gene therapy, thrombolysis and focused ultrasound surgery has also been investigated. Developments in both diagnostic and therapeutic applications have greatly increased the need for more advan...

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Publisher copy:
10.1039/b809517p

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Edirisinghe, M More by this author
Journal:
Soft Matter
Volume:
4
Issue:
12
Pages:
2350-2359
Publication date:
2008
DOI:
EISSN:
1744-6848
ISSN:
1744-683X
URN:
uuid:b5e09387-904b-4313-a154-0c51b611cc6a
Source identifiers:
327774
Local pid:
pubs:327774
Language:
English

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