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Table 6 Examples of the medical uses already been demonstrated for gold-coated iron magnetic nanoparticles

From: Magnetic Functionalized Nanoparticles for Biomedical, Drug Delivery and Imaging Applications

Type of nanoparticle Medical application Ref
Gold-coated iron oxide Targeted delivery of doxorubicin [194]
Gold-coated iron oxide Photothermal and photodynamic combination anticancer treatment [197]
Gold hybrid nanoparticles Photothermal anticancer therapy [199]
Gold-coated iron nanoparticles T1- and T2-MRI imaging [202]
Multifunctional gold nanoparticle Magnetically directed tumor targeting in mice for phototherapy and imaging of the particles [203]
Multifunctional gold-coated iron oxide Cancer diagnosis and therapy [204]
Gold-coated iron oxide Cancer therapy [205]
Gold-coated iron oxide MRI/PA imaging [206]