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This booklet describes the a number of facets of (i) instruction of the magnetic middle, (ii) the stabilization with diversified coatings, (iii) the physico-chemical characterization and (iv) the vectorization to acquire particular nanosystems. numerous bio-applications also are awarded during this booklet. within the early days of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), paramagnetic ions have been proposed as distinction brokers to reinforce the diagnostic caliber of MR pictures. given that then, educational and commercial efforts were dedicated to the improvement of latest and extra effective molecular, supramolecular and nanoparticular structures. previous ideas and theories, like paramagnetic leisure, have been revisited and exploited, resulting in new clinical tracks. With their excessive relaxivity payload, the superparamagnetic nanoparticles are very attractive within the context of molecular imaging yet demanding situations are nonetheless various: absence of toxicity, specificity, skill to go the organic boundaries, etc. 

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