Au@MnO Nanoflowers: Hybrid Nanocomposites for Selective Dual Functionalization and Imaging (pages 3976–3980)
Thomas D. Schladt, Mohammed Ibrahim Shukoor, Kerstin Schneider, Muhammad Nawaz Tahir, Filipe Natalio, Irene Ament, Jan Becker, Florian D. Jochum, Stefan Weber, Oskar Köhler, Patrick Theato, Laura Maria Schreiber, Carsten Sönnichsen, Heinz C. Schröder, Werner E. G. Müller and Wolfgang Tremel
Article first published online: 20 APR 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.200906689
Flower power: A convenient strategy for preparing core-tunable multicomponent Au@MnO nanocrystals has been developed. The magnetic nanoflowers are not only efficient as cargo-specific carriers but also have excellent fluorescent properties resulting from fluorophors bound to the Au and MnO domains.