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Commentary: Nanobiophotonics: example of scientific convergence

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Anderson S. L. Gomes

Department of Physics, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Av Prof. Luis Freire s/n, Recife, Pernambuco 50670-910 Brazil

J. Nanophoton. 3(1), 030304 (April 28, 2009). doi:10.1117/1.3138769
History: Received April 8, 2009; Accepted April 23, 2009; April 28, 2009; Online April 28, 2009
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References

P. N. Prasad, Nanophotonics, Wiley, New York (2004)
S. W. Hell, "Far-field optical nanoscopy," Science 316, 1153-1158 (2007)
N. Blow, "New ways to see a smaller world," Nature 456, 825-828(2008)
D. Felbacq, "Plasmons go quantum," J. Nanophoton. 2, 020302 (2008)
S. A. Kalele, N. R. Tiwari, S. W. Gosavi, and S. K. Kulkarni, "Plasmon-assisted photonics at the nanoscale," J. Nanophoton. 1, 012501 (2007)
J. R. Lakowicz, "Plasmonics in biology and plasmon-controlled fluorescence," Plasmonics 1, 5-33 (2006)
M. Nyk , R. Kumar, T. Y. Ohulchanskyy, E. J. Bergey, and P. N. Prasad, "High contrast in vitro and in vivo photoluminescence bioimaging using near infrared to near infrared up-conversion in Tm3+ and Yb3+ doped fluoride nanophosphors," Nano Lett. 8, 3834-3838 (2008)
C. Loo, B. S. A. Lin, L. Hirsch, M.-H. Lee, J. Barton, N. Halas, J. West, and R. Drezek, "Nanoshell-enabled photonics-based imaging and therapy of cancer," Technol. Cancer Res. Treatment 3, 33-40 (2004).
P. Fortina, L. J. Kricka, D. J. Graves, J. Park, T. Hyslop, F. Tam, N. Halas, S. Surrey, and S. A. Waldman, "Applications of nanoparticles to diagnostics and therapeutics in colorectal cancer," Trends Biotechnol. 24, 145-152 (2007)
D. Rativa, A. S. L. Gomes, S. Wachsmann-Hogiu, D. L. Farkas, and R. E. de Araujo, "Nonlinear excitation of tryptophan emission enhanced by silver nanoparticles," J. Fluorescence 18, 1151-1155 (2008)
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Anderson S. L. Gomes
"Commentary: Nanobiophotonics: example of scientific convergence", J. Nanophoton. 3(1), 030304 (April 28, 2009). ; http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.3138769


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P. N. Prasad, Nanophotonics, Wiley, New York (2004)
S. W. Hell, "Far-field optical nanoscopy," Science 316, 1153-1158 (2007)
N. Blow, "New ways to see a smaller world," Nature 456, 825-828(2008)
D. Felbacq, "Plasmons go quantum," J. Nanophoton. 2, 020302 (2008)
S. A. Kalele, N. R. Tiwari, S. W. Gosavi, and S. K. Kulkarni, "Plasmon-assisted photonics at the nanoscale," J. Nanophoton. 1, 012501 (2007)
J. R. Lakowicz, "Plasmonics in biology and plasmon-controlled fluorescence," Plasmonics 1, 5-33 (2006)
M. Nyk , R. Kumar, T. Y. Ohulchanskyy, E. J. Bergey, and P. N. Prasad, "High contrast in vitro and in vivo photoluminescence bioimaging using near infrared to near infrared up-conversion in Tm3+ and Yb3+ doped fluoride nanophosphors," Nano Lett. 8, 3834-3838 (2008)
C. Loo, B. S. A. Lin, L. Hirsch, M.-H. Lee, J. Barton, N. Halas, J. West, and R. Drezek, "Nanoshell-enabled photonics-based imaging and therapy of cancer," Technol. Cancer Res. Treatment 3, 33-40 (2004).
P. Fortina, L. J. Kricka, D. J. Graves, J. Park, T. Hyslop, F. Tam, N. Halas, S. Surrey, and S. A. Waldman, "Applications of nanoparticles to diagnostics and therapeutics in colorectal cancer," Trends Biotechnol. 24, 145-152 (2007)
D. Rativa, A. S. L. Gomes, S. Wachsmann-Hogiu, D. L. Farkas, and R. E. de Araujo, "Nonlinear excitation of tryptophan emission enhanced by silver nanoparticles," J. Fluorescence 18, 1151-1155 (2008)

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