Urease as a nanoreactor for growing crystalline ZnO nanoshells at room temperature

Roberto De La Rica, Hiroshi Matsui

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Abstract

Reactor core: Hybrid core–shell urease–ZnO nanostructures have been synthesized (see picture). The crystallization takes place under mild biological conditions, thus ensuring its easy implementation in other room-temperature syntheses of oxide semiconductor materials.
LanguageEnglish
Pages5415–5417
Number of pages3
JournalAngewandte Chemie International Edition
Volume47
Issue number29
Early online date9 Jun 2008
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 7 Jul 2008

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Nanoshells
reactor cores
Semiconductors
Urease
Nanostructures
Crystallization
Oxides
crystallization
Temperature
oxides
room temperature
synthesis

Keywords

  • crystalline ZnO nanoshells
  • room temperature
  • urease
  • nanoreactor
  • growing
  • nanostructures
  • semiconductors
  • biomimetic synthesis
  • crystal growth
  • enzymes

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De La Rica, Roberto ; Matsui, Hiroshi. / Urease as a nanoreactor for growing crystalline ZnO nanoshells at room temperature. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2008 ; Vol. 47, No. 29. pp. 5415–5417.
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In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Vol. 47, No. 29, 07.07.2008, p. 5415–5417.

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