Light-induced inhibition of chymotrypsin using photocleavable monolayers on gold nanoparticles

Nicholas O Fischer, Ralph Paulini, Ulf Drechsler, Vincent M. Rotello

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Positively charged gold nanoparticles featuring photocleavable units within their surrounding monolayer are switched from non-interacting species to inhibitors of chymotrypsin through UV irradiation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2866-2867
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - Dec 21 2004
Externally publishedYes


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