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Pharmacokinetic Properties and Safety of Cadmium-Containing Quantum Dots as Drug Delivery Systems

By Lourdes Rodriguez-Fragoso, Ivonne Gutiérrez-Sancha, Patricia Rodríguez-Fragoso, Anahí Rodríguez-López and Jorge Reyes- Esparza

Submitted: November 25th 2013Reviewed: March 31st 2014Published: July 25th 2014

DOI: 10.5772/58553

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Lourdes Rodriguez-Fragoso, Ivonne Gutiérrez-Sancha, Patricia Rodríguez-Fragoso, Anahí Rodríguez-López and Jorge Reyes- Esparza (July 25th 2014). Pharmacokinetic Properties and Safety of Cadmium-Containing Quantum Dots as Drug Delivery Systems, Application of Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery Ali Demir Sezer, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/58553. Available from:

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