3. Nanoparticle Surface Modification and Bioconjugation

  1. Xiaoyuan Chen1,2
  1. Jin Xie1,2,
  2. Jinhao Gao1,
  3. Mark Michalski1 and
  4. Xiaoyuan Chen1,2

Published Online: 25 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470767047.ch3

Nanoplatform-Based Molecular Imaging

Nanoplatform-Based Molecular Imaging

How to Cite

Xie, J., Gao, J., Michalski, M. and Chen, X. (2011) Nanoparticle Surface Modification and Bioconjugation, in Nanoplatform-Based Molecular Imaging (ed X. Chen), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470767047.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford and Bio-X Program, Department of Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA

  2. 2

    Laboratory for Molecular Imaging and Nanomedicine, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford and Bio-X Program, Department of Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA

  2. 2

    Laboratory for Molecular Imaging and Nanomedicine, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470521151

Online ISBN: 9780470767047

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Keywords:

  • nanoparticle surface modification and bioconjugation - nanotechnology and conventional imaging facilities, and revolutionary changes to current diagnostic technologies;
  • biomolecule immobilization on polymer-coated IONPs - use of functional groups on surface polymers;
  • surface modification - for development of nanoparticle-based imaging probes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Conjugation Techniques

  • Quantum Dots

  • Iron Oxide Nanoparticles

  • Gold Nanoparticles

  • Carbon Nanotubes

  • Silica Particles

  • Nanocomposites

  • Conclusion

  • References