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Title: Organometallic carbonyl clusters : a new class of contrast agents for photoacoustic cerebral vascular imaging
Authors: Kong, Kien Voon
Liao, Lun-De
Lam, Zhiyong
Thakor, Nitish V.
Leong, Weng Kee
Olivo, Malini
Keywords: DRNTU::Science::Chemistry::Organic chemistry::Organometallic compounds
Issue Date: 2014
Source: Kong, K. V., Liao, L.-D., Lam, Z., Thakor, N. V., Leong, W. K., & Olivo, M. (2014). Organometallic carbonyl clusters : a new class of contrast agents for photoacoustic cerebral vascular imaging. Chemical communications, 50(20), 2601-2603.
Series/Report no.: Chemical communications
Abstract: We report, for the first time, the use of a water-soluble organometallic compound as a stable, reliable and high-contrast photoacoustic contrast agent. This gives a significantly higher contrast than that achievable with alternatives such as single-walled carbon nanotubes. Image enhancement of the rat cerebral cortex vasculature was observed using in vivo dark-field photoacoustic microscopy.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/103226
http://hdl.handle.net/10220/24381
DOI: 10.1039/c3cc48529c
Rights: © 2014 Royal Society of Chemistry. This is the author created version of a work that has been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by Chemical Communications, Royal Society of Chemistry. It incorporates referee’s comments but changes resulting from the publishing process, such as copyediting, structural formatting, may not be reflected in this document. The published version is available at: [Article DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3cc48529c].
Fulltext Permission: open
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