7. Carbon Nanotubes: In Vitro and In Vivo Sensing and Imaging

  1. Prof., Dr. Songjun Li PhD2,
  2. Prof. Dr. Jagdish Singh3,4,
  3. Prof. Dr. He Li PhD5 and
  4. Prof. Dr. Ipsita A. Banerjee PhD6
  1. William Cheung and
  2. Huixin He

Published Online: 19 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527635160.ch7

Biosensor Nanomaterials

Biosensor Nanomaterials

How to Cite

Cheung, W. and He, H. (2011) Carbon Nanotubes: In Vitro and In Vivo Sensing and Imaging, in Biosensor Nanomaterials (eds S. Li, J. Singh, H. Li and I. A. Banerjee), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527635160.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Central China Normal University, College of Chemistry, Key Laboratory of Pesticide & Chemical Biology of Ministry of Education, 152 Luoyu Road, Wuhan, 430 079, China

  2. 3

    North Dakota State University, Dept. Pharmac. Sciences, Fargo, ND 58108-6050, USA

  3. 4

    North Dakota State University, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1401 Albrecht Boulevard, Fargo, ND 58102, USA

  4. 5

    University of Jinan, School of Medical and Life Sciences, No 106 Jiwei Road, Jinan, Shandong 250022, China

  5. 6

    Fordham University, Dept. of Chemistry, Bronx, NY 10458, USA

Author Information

  1. Rutgers University, Chemistry Department, 73 Warren Street, Newark, NJ 07102, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527328413

Online ISBN: 9783527635160



  • single-walled carbon nanotube;
  • near-IR;
  • molecular detection;
  • molecular imaging;
  • Raman scattering


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Carbon Nanotubes: Structure, Physical and Chemical Properties, and Applications

  • Near-IR Absorption of Carbon Nanotubes

  • Near-IR Photoluminescence of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

  • Raman Scattering of Carbon Nanotubes

  • Conclusions and Outlook

  • Acknowledgments

  • References