Where the worlds of nanotechnology, materials science, and bioanalysis converge

Karst, U.
January 2006
Analytical & Bioanalytical Chemistry;Jan2006, Vol. 384 Issue 3, p559
Academic Journal
The article discusses the applications of nanoparticles in bioanalysis. The goal of scientists regarding bioassays and immunoassays is stated. It describes the potential of nanoparticles in increasing the speed of bioanalysis. The examples of fluorescent nanoparticles that can be used in bioanalysis are listed, including semiconductor nanocrystals and silica.


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