Highly sensitive detection of dye-labelled DNA using nanostructured gold surfaces

Robert J. Stokes, Alexandra Macaskill, Jennifer A. Dougan, Philip G. Hargreaves, Helen M. Stanford, W. Ewen Smith, Karen Faulds, Duncan Graham

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Careful control of surface chemistry results in strong surface enhanced resonance Raman scattering from dye-labelled oligonucleotides assembled on nanostructured gold surfaces, releasing their potential as reliable enhancing surfaces.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2811-2813
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number27
Publication statusPublished - 2007



  • enhanced raman-scattering
  • nanoparticles
  • spectroscopy
  • probes
  • serrs

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