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Ultrasound imaging

Better contrast with vesicles

Nature Nanotechnology volume 9, pages 248249 (2014) | Download Citation

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Biologically derived, nanoscale gas vesicles can be used as ultrasound contrast agents.

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  1. Mark Borden and Shashank Sirsi are at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA

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