University Chemistry ›› 2016, Vol. 31 ›› Issue (11): 1-10.doi: 10.3866/PKU.DXHX201607001

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Progress in Detection of Circulating Tumor Cells by Magnetic Nanomaterials

Shi-Bo CHENG,Min XIE*()   

  • Published:2016-11-30
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Recently, magnetic nanomaterials are widely applied in biomedical area owing to their unique physical and chemical properties.Herein, we introduce the progress of application of magnetic nanomaterials in cell separation, especially, in detection of circulating tumor cells from human whole blood.

Key words: Magnetic nanomaterials, Circulating tumor cells, Separation, Detection