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  • Dr. Shine (Xu) Zhang


Research Chair in Applied Nanotechnology in Verschuren Centre, and Cross Appointment to Department of Chemistry


Cape Breton University

Research Interests:

Nanomedicine, Nanozymes, Nano-biosensors, and photocatalyst

Nanomaterials based theranostics

Development of multifunctional material/device platform for cancer diagnostics and treatment based on nanotechnology. For example, targeting cancerous tissue with DNA aptamer technology, developing novel drug delivery system for chemotherapy and radiosensitization nanomaterials for radiation treatment. 

Involvement with BHCRI to date:

Dr. Zhang is a BHCRI Associate Member


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