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Title:A New Folate Targeting Ph Nanosensor with an Extended Measuring Range
Link:Sun H, Windschiegl B, Andersen TL, Rasmussen TE, Olsen LF, et al. (2014) A New Folate Targeting Ph Nanosensor with an Extended Measuring Range. J Nanomed Nanotechnol 5: 188.
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