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28 November 2014

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Chem. Commun., 2014,50, 12325-12328

DOI: 10.1039/C4CC04344H


closo-Dodecaborate-encapsulating liposomes were developed as boron delivery vehicles for neutron capture therapy. The use of spermidinium as a counter cation of closo-dodecaborates was essential not only for the preparation of high boron content liposome solutions but also for efficient boron delivery to tumors.

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Bioactive materials for therapy and diagnosis

Spermidinium closo-dodecaborate-encapsulating liposomes as efficient boron delivery vehicles for neutron capture therapy



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