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Fullerenes in biology and medicine

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Fullerenes and related carbon based derivatives have shown a growing relevance in biology and medicine, mainly due to the unique electronic and structural properties that make them excellent candidates for multiple functionalization. This review focuses on the most recent developments of fullerene derivatives for different biological applications.

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28 Mar 2017
06 Jul 2017
First published
08 Jul 2017

J. Mater. Chem. B, 2017,5, 6523-6535
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Review Article

Fullerenes in biology and medicine

E. Castro, A. H. Garcia, G. Zavala and L. Echegoyen, J. Mater. Chem. B, 2017, 5, 6523
DOI: 10.1039/C7TB00855D

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