Gold-Coated Nanoparticles For Use In Biotechnology Applications

A process of preparing gold-coated magnetic nanoparticles.

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Gold-Coated Nanoparticles For Use In Biotechnology Applications

A process of preparing gold-coated magnetic nanoparticles is disclosed and includes forming a suspension of magnetic nanoparticles within a suitable liquid, adding an amount of a reducible gold compound and a reducing agent to the suspension, and, maintaining the suspension for time sufficient to form gold-coated magnetic nanoparticles.

U.S. Patent No.: 7,226,635 (DOE S-100,503)

Patent Application Filing Date: July 21, 2003

Patent Issue Date: June 5, 2007

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