We have used functionalized disulfide organic precursors for covalent linkage of labeled fluorophore to silver nanoparticles in solution. This approach is meant to optimize surface-fluorophore separation for plasmon enhancement applications in biological assay.
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(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.6280) Medical optics and biotechnology : Spectroscopy, fluorescence and luminescence
(240.0240) Optics at surfaces : Optics at surfaces
(240.6680) Optics at surfaces : Surface plasmons
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