TITLE

Bioanalytical applications of Raman spectroscopy

AUTHOR(S)
Krafft, Christoph
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Analytical & Bioanalytical Chemistry;Jan2004, Vol. 378 Issue 1, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on bioanalytical applications of Raman spectroscopy. In the last two decades Raman spectroscopy has developed into one of the most powerful techniques in biopolymer research. Raman spectra of biological molecules contain numerous bands representing molecular normal modes of vibration and serve as sensitive and selective fingerprints of their structure, composition, interactions, and dynamics. As any pathological condition is accompanied by changes in molecular composition and/or molecular structure in affected tissues or cells and these changes are reflected in the spectra, Raman spectroscopy also has prospects as an analytical tool in medical science.
ACCESSION #
15125740

 

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