Theranostics 2016; 6(13):2292-2294. doi:10.7150/thno.17634
Light-Mediated Deep-Tissue Theranostics
1. Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
2. Department of Chemistry, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
3. Bio-Imaging Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
Han G, Xie J. Light-Mediated Deep-Tissue Theranostics. Theranostics 2016; 6(13):2292-2294. doi:10.7150/thno.17634. Available from http://www.thno.org/v06p2292.htm
This theme issue provides an overview on recent developments of light-mediated imaging and therapy approaches, with an emphasis on those that transcend the shallow tissue penetration dogma.
Keywords: tissue penetration, theranostics, nanoparticles, photodynamic therapy, photothermal therapy