Journals
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Nanotheranostics publishes innovative research and review articles that apply and develop nanomedicine strategies for advanced theranostics.

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Theranostics is a multidisciplinary journal that publishes innovative and original research papers reflecting the field of molecular imaging, molecular therapeutics, multifunctional nanoparticle platforms, image-guided therapy, and translational nanomedicine.

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International Journal of Biological Sciences is a general research journal with scope covering all areas of biology and biological sciences. Articles include original research papers, reviews or mini-reviews, and short research communications.

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Journal of Cancer publishes papers of high quality in all areas of cancer related fields, especially novel concepts, new methods, new regimens, new therapeutic agents, and alternative approaches for early detection and intervention of cancer.

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International Journal of Medical Sciences publishes papers of significance in areas of basic medical sciences and clinical research related to the studies of human diseases.

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Journal of Genomics publishes papers of high quality in all aspects of genomics, proteomics, gene research and development.

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Journal of Bone and Joint Infection (JBJI) is a peer-reviewed journal publishing papers of highest quality in all areas of bones and joints research.

Research Paper
Establishment of a hTfR mAb-functionalized HPPS theranostic nanoplatform
Qi He, Zilong Guo, Mingpeng Fu, Hongling Tang, Huifen Zhu, Guanxin Shen, Yong He, Ping Lei
Nanotheranostics 2020; 4(3): 119-128. doi:10.7150/ntno.41741
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Research Paper
Binding of Targeted Semiconducting Photothermal Polymer Nanoparticles for Intraperitoneal Detection and Treatment of Colorectal Cancer
Eleanor McCabe-Lankford, Bryce McCarthy, Margarita Arakelyan- Peters Berwick, Kiarash Salafian, Laura Galarza-Paez, Santu Sarkar, John Sloop, George Donati, April J. Brown, Nicole Levi-Polyachenko
Nanotheranostics 2020; 4(3): 107-118. doi:10.7150/ntno.29522
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Research Paper
Liposome-Templated Indocyanine Green J- Aggregates for In Vivo Near Infrared Imaging and Stable Photothermal Heating
Calvin C. L. Cheung, Guanglong Ma, Kostas Karatasos, Jani Seitsonen, Janne Ruokolainen, Cédrik-Roland Koffi, Hatem A.F.M Hassan, Wafa' T. Al-Jamal
Nanotheranostics 2020; 4(2): 91-106. doi:10.7150/ntno.41737
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Research Paper
Phospholipid Oxygen Microbubbles for Image-Guided Therapy
Traci D. Reusser, Kang-Ho Song, David Ramirez, Richard KP Benninger, Virginie Papadopoulou, Mark A. Borden
Nanotheranostics 2020; 4(2): 83-90. doi:10.7150/ntno.43808
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Research Paper
Organ Biodistribution of Radiolabelled γδ T Cells Following Liposomal Alendronate Administration in Different Mouse Tumour Models
Julie T-W. Wang, Naomi O. Hodgins, Wafa' T. Al-Jamal, John Maher, Jane K. Sosabowski, Khuloud T. Al-Jamal
Nanotheranostics 2020; 4(2): 71-82. doi:10.7150/ntno.32876
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Research Paper
Programmable CRISPR interference for gene silencing using Cas13a in mosquitoes
Aditi Kulkarni, Wanqin Yu, Alex Moon, Ashmita Pandey, Kathryn A. Hanley, Jiannong Xu
J. Genomics 2020; 8: 30-36. doi:10.7150/jgen.43928
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Research Paper
Draft Genome Analysis of Christensenella minuta DSM 22607, exhibiting an unusual expansion of transporter homologs of unknown function
David A Coil, Guillaume Jospin, Jonathan A. Eisen
J. Genomics 2020; 8: 25-29. doi:10.7150/jgen.43162
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Short Research Paper
Draft genome sequence of Deinococcus sp. KR-1, a potential strain for palladium-leaching
Hironaga Akita, Yuya Itoiri, Akio Kumagai, Noriyo Takeda, Akinori Matsushika, Mamoru Oshiki, Zen-ichiro Kimura
J. Genomics 2020; 8: 21-24. doi:10.7150/jgen.42020
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Research Paper
Isolation and genomic analysis of 11-aminoundecanoic acid-degrading bacterium Pseudomonas sp. JG-B from nylon 11 enrichment culture
Jocelyn Gatz-Schrupp, Peter Deckard, Benjamin Hufford, Steven Ly, Peter Tupa, Hisako Masuda
J. Genomics 2020; 8: 16-20. doi:10.7150/jgen.42095
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Research Paper
Draft Genome Sequence of the Symbiotic Frankia sp. strain B2 isolated from root nodules of Casuarina cunninghamiana found in Algeria
Kathia Belaid, Erik Swanson, Alyssa Carré-Mlouka, Valérie Hocher, Sergio Svistoonoff, Djamel Gully, Stephen Simpson, Krystalynne Morris, W. Kelley Thomas, Said Amrani, Louis S. Tisa, Hassen Gherbi
J. Genomics 2020; 8: 11-15. doi:10.7150/jgen.38461
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Research Paper
The effect of HMGA1 in LPS-induced Myocardial Inflammation
Zhu-Lan Cai, Bo Shen, Yuan Yuan, Chen Liu, Qing-Wen Xie, Tong-Tong Hu, Qi Yao, Qing-Qing Wu, Qi-Zhu Tang
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2020; 16(11): 1798-1810. doi:10.7150/ijbs.39947
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Research Paper
Diagnostic, progressive and prognostic performance of m6A methylation RNA regulators in lung adenocarcinoma
Zhizhi Zhuang, Liping Chen, Yuting Mao, Qun Zheng, Huiying Li, Yueyue Huang, Zijing Hu, Yi Jin
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2020; 16(11): 1785-1797. doi:10.7150/ijbs.39046
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Research Paper
Histone Acetyltransferase (HAT) P300/CBP Inhibitors Induce Synthetic Lethality in PTEN-Deficient Colorectal Cancer Cells through Destabilizing AKT
Yifan Liu, Eun Ju Yang, Changxiang Shi, Pui Kei Mou, Baoyuan Zhang, Changjie Wu, Junfang Lyu, Joong Sup Shim
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2020; 16(11): 1774-1784. doi:10.7150/ijbs.42197
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Review
B7-H3, a checkpoint molecule, as a target for cancer immunotherapy
Shuo Yang, Wei Wei, Qi Zhao
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2020; 16(11): 1767-1773. doi:10.7150/ijbs.41105
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Review
COVID-19: what has been learned and to be learned about the novel coronavirus disease
Ye Yi, Philip N.P. Lagniton, Sen Ye, Enqin Li, Ren-He Xu
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2020; 16(10): 1753-1766. doi:10.7150/ijbs.45134
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Research Paper
Piwi-interacting RNAs play a role in vitamin C-mediated effects on endothelial aging
Sulin Zheng, Haoxiao Zheng, Anqing Huang, Linlin Mai, Xiaohui Huang, Yunzhao Hu, Yuli Huang
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(7): 946-952. doi:10.7150/ijms.42586
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Research Paper
The extracts of Astragalus membranaceus overcome tumor immune tolerance by inhibition of tumor programmed cell death protein ligand-1 expression
Hsu-Liang Chang, Yi-Hsuan Kuo, Li-Hsien Wu, Chih-Min Chang, Kai-Jen Cheng, Yu-Chang Tyan, Che-Hsin Lee
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(7): 939-945. doi:10.7150/ijms.42978
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Research Paper
Association of Human Papillomavirus Type 16 Long Control Region Variations with Cervical Cancer in a Han Chinese Population
Shuying Dai, Chuanyin Li, Zhiling Yan, Ziyun Zhou, Xia Wang, Jun Wang, Le Sun, Li Shi, Yufeng Yao
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(7): 931-938. doi:10.7150/ijms.43030
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Research Paper
Evaluation of anti-infective-related Clostridium difficile-associated colitis using the Japanese Adverse Drug Event Report database
Satoshi Nakao, Shiori Hasegawa, Kazuyo Shimada, Ririka Mukai, Mizuki Tanaka, Kiyoka Matsumoto, Hiroaki Uranishi, Mayuko Masuta, Hiroaki Ikesue, Tohru Hashida, Kazuhiro Iguchi, Mitsuhiro Nakamura
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(7): 921-930. doi:10.7150/ijms.43789
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Research Paper
CCR9 Promotes Migration and Invasion of Lung Adenocarcinoma Cancer Stem Cells
Lin Lu, Huan Du, Haowei Huang, Chenxi Wang, Peipei Wang, Zhiqiang Zha, Yong Wu, Xia Liu, Chengyin Weng, Xisheng Fang, Baoxiu Li, Haibo Mao, Lina Wang, Mingmei Guan, Guolong Liu
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(7): 912-920. doi:10.7150/ijms.40864
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Editorial
Metastatic extent predicts survival as patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer are treated with 177Lu-PSMA radioligand therapy
Finn Edler von Eyben, Harshad R. Kulkarni, Richard P. Baum
Theranostics 2020; 10(11): 4900-4902. doi:10.7150/thno.44568
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Research Paper
Combination therapy with ropivacaine-loaded liposomes and nutrient deprivation for simultaneous cancer therapy and cancer pain relief
Jiqian Zhang, Shasha Zhu, Qilian Tan, Dan Cheng, Qingqing Dai, Zhilai Yang, Lei Zhang, Fenfen Li, Youmei Zuo, Wei Dai, Lihai Chen, Erwei Gu, Guanghong Xu, Zhaolian Wei, Yunxia Cao, Xuesheng Liu
Theranostics 2020; 10(11): 4885-4899. doi:10.7150/thno.43932
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Research Paper
Radiation-induced small extracellular vesicles as “carriages” promote tumor antigen release and trigger antitumor immunity
Wanzun Lin, Yanyan Xu, Xiaochuan Chen, Jun Liu, Youliang Weng, Qingyang Zhuang, Feifei Lin, Zongwei Huang, Shihong Wu, Jianming Ding, Long Chen, Xianxin Qiu, Lurong Zhang, Junxin Wu, Duo Lin, Sufang Qiu
Theranostics 2020; 10(11): 4871-4884. doi:10.7150/thno.43539
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Research Paper
Circular RNA circFBXW4 suppresses hepatic fibrosis via targeting the miR-18b-3p/FBXW7 axis
Xin Chen, Hai-Di Li, Fang-Tian Bu, Xiao-Feng Li, Yu Chen, Sai Zhu, Jia-Nan Wang, Si-Yu Chen, Ying-Yin Sun, Xue-Yin Pan, Na-Na Yin, Jie-Jie Xu, Cheng Huang, Jun Li
Theranostics 2020; 10(11): 4851-4870. doi:10.7150/thno.42423
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Review
The neural system regulates bone homeostasis via mesenchymal stem cells: a translational approach
Xu-Dong Wang, Si-Yi Li, Shi-Jian Zhang, Anand Gupta, Chen-Ping Zhang, Lei Wang
Theranostics 2020; 10(11): 4839-4850. doi:10.7150/thno.43771
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Research Paper
A2AR Antagonism with DZD2269 Augments Antitumor Efficacy of Irradiation in Murine Model
Jiaqi Huang, Di Zhang, Yu Bai, Pamela Yang, Ligang Xing, Jinming Yu
J. Cancer 2020; 11(12): 3685-3692. doi:10.7150/jca.43966
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Research Paper
Down-regulated Solute Carrier Family 4 Member 4 Predicts Poor Progression in Colorectal Cancer
Hong Yang, Yao Lu, Weilan Lan, Bin Huang, Jiumao Lin
J. Cancer 2020; 11(12): 3675-3684. doi:10.7150/jca.36696
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Research Paper
Cyclooxygenase-2 mediates gefitinib resistance in non-small cell lung cancer through the EGFR/PI3K/AKT axis
Qin-fang Deng, Qi-yu Fang, Xian-Xiu Ji, Song-wen Zhou
J. Cancer 2020; 11(12): 3667-3674. doi:10.7150/jca.42850
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Research Paper
Overexpression of the clock gene Per2 suppresses oral squamous cell carcinoma progression by activating autophagy via the PI3K/AKT/mTOR pathway
Huan Liu, Xiaobao Gong, Kai Yang
J. Cancer 2020; 11(12): 3655-3666. doi:10.7150/jca.42771
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Research Paper
LncRNA NONHSAT141924 promotes paclitaxel chemotherapy resistance through p-CREB/Bcl-2 apoptosis signaling pathway in breast cancer
Ming Gu, Wenhui Zheng, Mingdi Zhang, Xiaoshen Dong, Yan Zhao, Shuo Wang, Haiyang Jiang, Xinyu Zheng
J. Cancer 2020; 11(12): 3645-3654. doi:10.7150/jca.39463
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