Organo-soluble photoresponsive azo thiol monolayer-protected gold nanorods.
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Chemical communications (Cambridge, England), ISSN: 1359-7345, Vol: 0, Issue: 16, Page: 2109-11
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- 10.1039/b901826c; 10.1039/b901826c.
- Chemical Engineering; Materials Science; Chemistry; surface modification; aspect-ratio; nanoparticles; polyelectrolyte; nanostructures; therapy; shape; Physics
Organo-soluble photoresponsive azo thiol monolayer-protected gold nanorods were synthesized; the resulting gold nanorods encapsulated by thiols on their entire surface with strong covalent Au-S linkages were very stable in both organic solvents and in the solid state without aggregation or decomposition.