Melanin-covered nanoparticles for protection of bone marrow during radiation therapy of cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bone Marrow
  • Melanins
  • Nanoparticles
  • Radiation Injuries, Experimental
  • Radiation-Protective Agents

abstract

  • MNs or similar structures provide a novel approach to protection of bone marrow from ionizing radiation based on prevention of free radical formation by melanin.

publication date

  • December 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3001108

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2010.02.020

PubMed ID

  • 20421152

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1494

end page

  • 502

volume

  • 78

number

  • 5