A multifunctional nanoparticulate theranostic system with simultaneous chemotherapeutic, photothermal therapeutic, and MRI contrast capabilities Academic Article uri icon


  • Herein, a single-step, scalable approach for preparing a multifunctional, theranostic drug delivery system made out of paclitaxel, iron oxide nanoparticles, gold nanoparticles, and poly(ethylene oxide)-b-poly(-caprolactone) is reported.

published proceedings


author list (cited authors)

  • Zhang, M., Yilmaz, T., Boztas, A. O., Karakuzu, O., Bang, W. Y., Yegin, Y., ... Akbulut, M.

citation count

  • 12

complete list of authors

  • Zhang, Ming||Yilmaz, Turker||Boztas, Ali Ozgur||Karakuzu, Ozgur||Bang, Woo Young||Yegin, Yagmur||Luo, Zhiping||Lenox, Mark||Cisneros-Zevallos, Luis||Akbulut, Mustafa

publication date

  • January 2016