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796441 Sigma-Aldrich

Silver nanospheres

100 nm avg. part. size, 0.02 mg/mL in water, BPEI functionalized

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) Ag

  • Molecular Weight 107.87

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Properties

Related Categories 47: Ag, Biomedical Materials, Materials Science, Nanomaterials, Nanoparticles: Materials by Application,
Quality Level   100
concentration   0.02 mg/mL in water
avg. part. size   100 nm
λmax   495 nm
functional group   BPEI
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

General description

Store products away from light at 4-6°C. Short periods at room temperature are acceptable however, lower temperature storage prolongs the shelf life of the product. DO NOT FREEZE.

Application

Silver nanomaterials have unique physical, chemical and optical properties that are currently being leveraged for a wide variety of biological applications. A resurgence of interest in the utility of silver as a broad based antimicrobial agent has led to the development of hundreds of products that incorporate silver nanoparticles to prevent bacterial growth on surfaces. Additionally, silver nanoparticles have an optical color that is a function of the silver nanoparticle’s size and shape. The strong coupling of silver nanoparticles to specific wavelengths of incident light can be utilized to develop ultrabright reporter molecules, highly efficient thermal absorbers, and nanoscale "antennas" that can amplify the strength of the local electromagnetic field.

Packaging

25 mL in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport

Documents

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Magnetic-Plasmonic Hybrid Nanobeads Designed for Imaging and Isolation of Cellular Organelles

School of Materials Science, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology 1-1 Asahidai, Nomi, Ishikawa 923-1292, Japan *E-mail: shinya@jaist.ac.jp
Keywords: Biological processes, Catalysis, Cell biology, Cell disruption, Clinical, Degradations, Diffraction, Emission spectroscopy, Inductively coupled plasma, Magnetic resonance imaging, Mass spectrometry, Materials Science, Microscopy, Nutrition, Organic synthesis, Oxidations, PAGE, Purification, Reductions, Scanning electron microscopy, Separation, Sol-gel, Spectroscopy, Transfection, Transmission electron microscopy, Ultraviolet-Visible spectroscopy, Western blot, X-Ray diffraction

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