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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2017, Article ID 5184167, 11 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/5184167
Research Article

Preparation and Characterization of a Tumor-Targeting Dual-Image System Based on Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Functionalized with Folic Acid and Rhodamine

1Facultad de Química, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, 50120 Toluca, MEX, Mexico
2Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Nucleares, Departamento de Materiales Radiactivos, 52750 Ocoyoacac, MEX, Mexico
3Instituto de Física, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 04510 Ciudad de México, Mexico
4Unidad de Investigación Biomédica en Cáncer INCan-UNAM, Instituto Nacional de Cancerología, 14080 Ciudad de México, Mexico
5Centro Conjunto de Investigación en Química Sustentable UAEM-UNAM, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, Toluca, MEX, Mexico

Correspondence should be addressed to Enrique Morales-Avila; xm.xemeau@vaselarome

Received 25 January 2017; Accepted 2 April 2017; Published 30 April 2017

Academic Editor: Murtaza Bohra

Copyright © 2017 Alejandra Ancira-Cortez 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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