Accession Number:

AD1008573

Title:

In-vitro Synthesis of Gold Nanoclusters in Neurons

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Aug 2013,31 Oct 2014

Corporate Author:

US Army Research Laboratory Aberdeen Proving Ground United States

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Report Date:

2016-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

Gold nanoclusters AuNCs synthesized intracellularly have potential for use as in-vivo or in-vitro pressure probes for evaluating the effects of traumatic brain injury. AuNCs were grown within NG-108-15 neuroblastoma-glioma hybrid cells, indicated by increased fluorescence intensity at 488 nm. Effect of gold salt concentration on fluorescence intensity was evaluated. Cell viability at 24-h postgold salt addition was tested via an MTS cell viability assay.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE