Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://dspace.sctimst.ac.in/jspui/handle/123456789/513
Full metadata record
DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributorDurgadas, C. V.-
dc.contributorSharma, Chandra P.-
dc.contributorSreenivasan, K.-
dc.date.accessioned2012-12-04T11:44:08Z-
dc.date.available2012-12-04T11:44:08Z-
dc.date.issued2011-
dc.identifier.citationNANOSCALE. 3; 11; 4780-4787en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c1nr10900f-
dc.identifier.urihttp://dspace.sctimst.ac.in/jspui/handle/123456789/513-
dc.description.abstractWe demonstrate here the generation of fluorescent superparamagnetic quantum clusters through a greener aqueous route by fusing highly fluorescent gold clusters with superparamagnetic nanoparticles. We conjugated transferrin onto the hybrid clusters to get cell accessibility and assessed their hemocompatibility and cytotoxicity. The ability of the clusters to selectively remove cancer cell lines (C6 glioma cells) from fluids including blood and the fluorescent imaging of the separated cells is demonstrated. The pattering of the clusters in response to an external magnetic field is also shown. Efficient cancer cell separation, imaging and magnetic pattering can be realized by the highly hemocompatible and noncytotoxic hybrid clusters reported here. It seems the probe has potential for further exploration in multimodal imaging of circulating cancer cells.-
dc.publisherNANOSCALE-
dc.subjectBiomaterials-
dc.titleFluorescent and superparamagnetic hybrid quantum clusters for magnetic separation and imaging of cancer cells from blood-
Appears in Collections:Journal Articles

Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.