Glyco-gold nanoparticles: synthesis and applications

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Compostella, F.; Pitirollo, O.; Silvestri, A.; Polito, L.;
  • Publisher: Beilstein-Institut
  • Journal: Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, volume 13, pages 1,008-1,021 (issn: 1860-5397, eissn: 1860-5397)
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  • Identifiers: pmc: PMC5480336, doi: 10.3762/bjoc.13.100
  • Subject: Settore BIO/10 - Biochimica | Chemistry | gold nanoparticles | QD241-441 | glyco nanoparticles | Q | targeting | Organic Chemistry | Review | glyco nanoparticles; glyconanomaterials; gold nanoparticles; immunology; targeting | Science | glyconanomaterials | immunology | Settore CHIM/06 - Chimica Organica

Glyco-gold nanoparticles combine in a single entity the peculiar properties of gold nanoparticles with the biological activity of carbohydrates. The result is an exciting nanosystem, able to mimic the natural multivalent presentation of saccharide moieties and to exploi... View more