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Journal of Nanotechnology
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 631248, 7 pages
Evaluation of Cytotoxic Effects of Different Concentrations of Porous Hollow Au Nanoparticles (PHAuNPs) on Cells
1Department of Electrical Engineering, UT Arlington, 416 Yates Street, P.O. Box 19016, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
2Department of Materials Science and Engineering, UT Arlington, 501 West 1st Street, P.O. Box 19031, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
3Texas Academy of Math and Science, Denton, TX 76203, USA
4Lamar High School, Arlington, TX 76012, USA
5Arlington High School, Arlington, TX 76013, USA
Received 31 July 2013; Accepted 27 October 2013; Published 19 January 2014
Academic Editor: Paresh Chandra Ray
Copyright © 2014 Smitha Rao et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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