This work was supported by the National Science and Technology Program for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology of Academia Sinica and the National Science Council, Taiwan. We also thank C. Y. Chen for assisting in the preparation of the manuscript.
Ethylene Glycol-Protected Magnetic Nanoparticles for a Multiplexed Immunoassay in Human Plasma†
Article first published online: 1 MAR 2006
Copyright © 2006 WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim
Volume 2, Issue 4, pages 485–489, April 2006
How to Cite
Lin, P.-C., Chou, P.-H., Chen, S.-H., Liao, H.-K., Wang, K.-Y., Chen, Y.-J. and Lin, C.-C. (2006), Ethylene Glycol-Protected Magnetic Nanoparticles for a Multiplexed Immunoassay in Human Plasma. Small, 2: 485–489. doi: 10.1002/smll.200500387
- Issue published online: 1 MAR 2006
- Article first published online: 1 MAR 2006
- Manuscript Revised: 24 NOV 2005
- Manuscript Received: 11 OCT 2005
- magnetic materials;
- mass spectrometry;
An attractive technique: Methoxyethyl-terminated ethylene glycol-protected antibody-conjugated magnetic nanoparticles (as depicted in the image) are demonstrated to act as specific affinity nanoprobes for the multiplexed detection of target proteins in human plasma and are excellent candidates for future clinical nanodiagnostics.