Novel arylhydrazone-conjugated gold nanoparticles with DNA-cleaving ability: The first DNA-nicking nanomaterial

Ming Hua Hsu, Thainashmuthu Josephrajan, Chen Sheng Yeh, Dar Bin Shieh, Wu Chou Su, Ru Hwu Jih

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Arylhydrazones were linked onto gold nanoparticles through the poly(ethylene glycol) spacer to produce a new type of photoinduced DNA-cleaving nanomaterials with great potency.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1709-1712
Number of pages4
JournalBioconjugate Chemistry
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Nov 1


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Biochemistry

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