Urchin-Shaped Manganese Oxide Nanoparticles as pH-Responsive Activatable T1 Contrast Agents for Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Taekhoon Kim, Eun-Jin Cho, Youngjoo Chae, Minsik Kim, Aram Oh, Juhong Jin, Eun-Sook Lee, Hionsuck Baik, Seungjoo Haam, Jin-Suck Suh, Yong-Min Huh, Kwangyeol Lee
  • Angewandte Chemie International Edition, September 2011, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1002/anie.201103108

MnO in Mn3O4 container released in the form of Mn2+ for MRI contrast enhancement

What is it about?

This paper discusses that the MRI imaging by MnO nanoparticle is enabled by Mn2+ not by MnO nanoparticle itself.

Why is it important?

The limit and potential of nanoparticle based MRI T1 imaging

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.201103108

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