Detection of a wide range of tumours remains a challenge in cancer diagnostics. By exploiting changes in the tumour microenvironment, a pH-responsive polymeric nanomaterial enables ultrasensitive tumour-specific imaging in many types of cancer.
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Ling, D., Hackett, M. & Hyeon, T. Lighting up tumours. Nature Mater 13, 122–124 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1038/nmat3860
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