Antimicrobial gold nanorods with dual-modality photodynamic inactivation and hyperthermia

Wen Shuo Kuo, Chich Neng Chang, Yi Ting Chang, Chen Sheng Yeh

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Abstract

Gold nanorods conjugated with a hydrophilic photosensitizer, toluidine blue O, acted as dual-function agents in photodynamic inactivation and hyperthermia against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4853-4855
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number32
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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