Targeted Cancer Therapy: Correlative Light-Electron Microscopy Shows RGD-Targeted ZnO Nanoparticles Dissolve in the Intracellular Environment of Triple Negative Breast Cancer Cells and Cause Apoptosis with Intratumor Heterogeneity (Adv. Healthcare Mater. 11/2016)

Basmah A. Othman, Christina Greenwood, Ayman F. Abuelela, Anil A. Bharath, Shu Chen, Ioannis Theodorou, Trevor Douglas, Maskai Uchida, Mary Ryan, Jasmeen S. Merzaban*, Alexandra E. Porter

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6 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1248
Number of pages1
JournalAdvanced healthcare materials
Issue number11
StatePublished - Jun 8 2016


  • cellular targeting
  • cytotoxicity
  • integrin αvβ3 receptors
  • triple negative breast cancer cells
  • zinc oxide nanoparticles

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomaterials
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Pharmaceutical Science

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