Nanotech 2012 Vol. 3
Nanotech 2012 Vol. 3
Nanotechnology 2012: Bio Sensors, Instruments, Medical, Environment and Energy (Volume 3)

Biosensing, Diagnostics & Imaging Chapter 1

Gold nanoparticles as a tool to detect UTI and their cytotoxic effects in DU-145 cells

Authors: P. Vedantam, J. Tzeng, A. Brown, R. Podia, K. Staley, A. Rao

Affilation: Clemson University, United States

Pages: 8 - 12

Keywords: gold nanoparticles, Escherichia coli, adhesin, Mannose, detection

The abstract includes a brief description of how two different kinds of E.coli can have different binding specificities and detection of such organisms with sugar functionalized nanoparticles can be used as a biodiagnostic technique.

ISBN: 978-1-4665-6276-9
Pages: 818
Hardcopy: $209.95