One-Step Instant Synthesis of Protein-Conjugated Quantum Dots at Room Temperature

@inproceedings{He2013OneStepIS,
  title={One-Step Instant Synthesis of Protein-Conjugated Quantum Dots at Room Temperature},
  author={Xuewen He and Li Gao and Nan Ma},
  booktitle={Scientific reports},
  year={2013}
}
We present a new general facile strategy for the preparation of protein-functionalized QDs in a single step at ambient conditions. We demonstrated that highly luminescent red to near-infrared (NIR) protein-functionalized QDs could be synthesized at room temperature in one second through a one-pot reaction that proceeds in aqueous solution. Herein protein-functionalized QDs were successfully constructed for a variety of proteins with a wide range of molecular weights and isoelectric points. The… CONTINUE READING
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