Bioconjugated Au/Ag nanocages as a novel optical imaging contrast and thermal therapeutic agent

Jingyi Chen, Fusayo Saeki, Benjamin J. Wiley, Hu Cang, Leslie Au, Hui Zhang, Michael J. Cobb, Michael B. Kimmey, Younan Xia, Xingde Li

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Abstract

We have synthesized 40-nm Au/Ag nanocages and explored their use as an optical imaging/spectroscopy contrast agent and potentially a thermal therapeutic agent. Cancer cell specific targeting by antibody-conjugated nanocages has also been demonstrated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557527709, 9781557527707
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2005 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 22 2005May 22 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2005
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/22/055/22/05

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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