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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 276498, 9 pages
NSOM/QD-Based Visualization of GM1 Serving as Platforms for TCR/CD3 Mediated T-Cell Activation
1Laboratory of Nanophotonic Functional Materials and Devices, South China Normal University, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510006, China
2Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Received 19 May 2013; Revised 5 September 2013; Accepted 19 September 2013
Academic Editor: Enzo Terreno
Copyright © 2013 Liyun Zhong 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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