Dawei Deng et al.
Physical chemistry chemical physics : PCCP, 15(14), 5078-5083 (2013-03-02)
Exploring the synthesis and biomedical applications of biocompatible quantum dots (QDs) is currently one of the fastest growing fields of nanotechnology. Hence, in this work, we present a facile approach to produce water-soluble (cadmium-free) quaternary Zn-Ag-In-S (ZAIS) QDs. Their efficient