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Cancer diagnostics: On-target probes for early detection

Nature Biomedical Engineering volume 1, Article number: 0062 (2017) | Download Citation

Optical probes that are activated only in the tumour microenvironment dramatically improve the sensitivity of cancer detection.

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  1. Sharon S. Hori, Willemieke S. Tummers and Sanjiv S. Gambhir are in the Department of Radiology, Stanford University, 318 Campus Drive, Stanford, California 94305, USA.

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    • , Willemieke S. Tummers
    •  & Sanjiv S. Gambhir
  2. Sanjiv S. Gambhir is also in the Departments of Bioengineering, and Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, 318 Campus Drive, Stanford, California 94305, USA.

    • Sanjiv S. Gambhir

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