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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2015, Article ID 646713, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/646713
Research Article

Theranostic Approach for Cancer Treatment: Multifunctional Gold Nanorods for Optical Imaging and Photothermal Therapy

Faculty of Engineering and Institute of Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials, Bar-Ilan University, 52900 Ramat Gan, Israel

Received 20 August 2015; Accepted 25 October 2015

Academic Editor: Kimberly Hamad-Schifferli

Copyright © 2015 Oshra Betzer 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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