Bioproduction of gold nanoparticles for photothermal therapy.

BACKGROUND Photothermal response of plasmonic nanomaterials can be utilized for a number of therapeutic applications such as the ablation of solid tumors. METHODS & RESULTS Gold nanoparticles were prepared using different methods. After optimization, we applied an aqueous plant extract as the reducing and capping agent of gold and maximized the near… CONTINUE READING