Luminescent nanodiamonds for intracellular imaging

A. V. Zvyagin*, V. K A Sreenivasan, T. A. Kelf, S. M. Deyev

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Abstract

Luminescent nanodiamond is attractive for targeted drug delivery and biolabelling due to its unique optical properties, low cytotoxicity, and biocompatible surface moieties. Advances in production of single-digit luminescent nanodiamonds will be reported. We will present a versatile bioconjugation protocol to dock biomolecules on the colloidal diamond, leading to demonstration of non-specific and specific internalisations in cells.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptics in the Life Sciences
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOSA Publishing
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)9781557529091
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2011
EventOptical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery, OMP 2011 - Monterey, CA, United States
Duration: 4 Apr 20116 Apr 2011

Other

OtherOptical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery, OMP 2011
CountryUnited States
CityMonterey, CA
Period4/04/116/04/11

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