A gold nanocarrier and DNA-metal ligation-based sensing ensemble for fluorescent assay of thiol-containing amino acids and peptides.

TitleA gold nanocarrier and DNA-metal ligation-based sensing ensemble for fluorescent assay of thiol-containing amino acids and peptides.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsLi J, Yang S, Zhou W, Liu C, Jia Y, Zheng J, Li Y, Li J, Yang R
JournalChemical communications (Cambridge, England)
Volume49
Issue72
Pagination7932-4
Date Published2013 Sep 18
Abstract

By engineering a gold nanoparticle and thymine-Hg(2+)-thymine-based hairpin DNA probe, a gold nanocarrier-based strategy for in vitro detection and live-cell imaging of thiol-containing amino acids/peptides was proposed.

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