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Hollow Gold Nanospheres Show Promise for Biomedical and Other Applications


March 23, 2009

chemistry graphic A new metal nanostructure developed by researchers at the University of California, Santa Cruz, has already shown promise in cancer therapy studies and could be used for chemical and biological sensors and other applications as well. The hollow gold nanospheres have a unique set of properties, including strong, narrow and tunable absorption of light. Full Story

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