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July 6th, 2006

Nanoparticle support for enzymes

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Gold nanoparticles can stabilise enzymes at air–water interfaces, enhancing their applications as biocatalysts. Vincent Rotello and colleagues at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, US, used nano-sized particles as scaffolds to support and stabilise the enzyme chymotrypsin.

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