A Simple Spectroscopic Method for Differentiating Cellular Uptakes of Gold Nanospheres and Nanorods from Their Mixtures

Department of Biomedical Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, MO 63130, USA.
Angewandte Chemie International Edition (Impact Factor: 11.34). 03/2010; 49(11):1976-80. DOI: 10.1002/anie.200906584
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