An anti-galvanic replacement reaction of DNA templated silver nanoclusters monitored by the light-scattering technique.

TitleAn anti-galvanic replacement reaction of DNA templated silver nanoclusters monitored by the light-scattering technique.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsLiu G, Feng D-Q, Zheng W, Chen T, Li D
JournalChemical communications (Cambridge, England)
Volume49
Issue72
Pagination7941-3
Date Published2013 Sep 18
Abstract

An anti-galvanic replacement reaction (AGRR) of copper(II) ions reduced by ultra-small ssDNA-templated silver nanoclusters forming Ag-Cu alloy nanoparticles was observed. The reaction is against the classic galvanic theory and was monitored sensitively by the light-scattering technique.

DOI10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003377
Alternate JournalChem. Commun. (Camb.)