Research into Silicon Nanoparticles as Agents for UHF Hyperthermia In Vitro

Аngelina V. Kosheleva (Login required)
National Research Nuclear University «Moscow Engineering Physics Institute», Russian Federation

Еgor A. Bobkov
National Research Nuclear University «Moscow Engineering Physics Institute», Russian Federation


Paper #3385 received 25 Nov 2020; revised manuscript received 2 Mar 2021; accepted for publication 23 Mar 2021; published online 31 Mar 2021.

DOI: 10.18287/JBPE21.07.010306

Abstract

The current approaches to cancer treatment, including surgery and high-energy beam irradiation, do not always give satisfactory results for a number of oncological neoplasms. One of the promising areas in oncology is the use of nanoparticles selectively heated by external action as agents for hyperthermia of some types of tumors. In this work, we performed selective heating of suspensions of silicon nanoparticles using a device for electromagnetic high-frequency therapy (UHF-60).

Keywords

microporous silicon nanoparticles; cancer therapy; high-frequency hyperthermia

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