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RGD-conjugated gold nanorods induce radiosensitization in melanoma cancer cells by downregulating αvβ3 expression

Overview of attention for article published in International Journal of Nanomedicine, February 2012
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (78th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (89th percentile)

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4 tweeters
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1 patent

Citations

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Title
RGD-conjugated gold nanorods induce radiosensitization in melanoma cancer cells by downregulating αvβ3 expression
Published in
International Journal of Nanomedicine, February 2012
DOI 10.2147/ijn.s28314
Pubmed ID
Authors

Shen Fu, Xu, Luo, Li, Zhou, Pang, Ren Qiushi, Shen Fu, Daxiang Cui

Abstract

Melanoma is known to be radioresistant and traditional treatments have been intractable. Therefore, novel approaches are required to improve the therapeutic efficacy of melanoma treatment. In our study, gold nanorods conjugated with Arg-Gly-Asp peptides (RGD-GNRs) were used as a sensitizer to enhance the response of melanoma cells to 6 mV radiation.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 35 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 15 43%
Researcher 6 17%
Student > Master 5 14%
Student > Postgraduate 2 6%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 6%
Other 4 11%
Unknown 1 3%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 12 34%
Chemistry 7 20%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 4 11%
Medicine and Dentistry 3 9%
Physics and Astronomy 2 6%
Other 4 11%
Unknown 3 9%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 6. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 24 July 2018.
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#2,995,244
of 13,266,991 outputs
Outputs from International Journal of Nanomedicine
#232
of 2,578 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#25,452
of 121,834 outputs
Outputs of similar age from International Journal of Nanomedicine
#8
of 78 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,266,991 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 77th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
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