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Findings from Hunan University Yields New Data on Nanomaterials (Nanomaterials as signal amplification elements in DNA-based electrochemical sensing)

August 19, 2014

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Life Science Weekly -- A new study on Nanomaterials is now available. According to news reporting originating from Changsha, People's Republic of China, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Signal amplification strategies have attracted considerable attention due to the growing demands for ultrasensitive bioassays."

Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from Hunan University, "Here, we summarize the latest developments in the application of nanomaterials as signal amplification elements in ultrasensitive DNA-based electrochemical detection."

According to the news editors, the research concluded: "Various nanomaterials with different signal amplification routes have been reviewed briefly."

For more information on this research see: Nanomaterials as signal amplification elements in DNA-based electrochemical sensing. Nano Today, 2014;9(2):197-211. Nano Today can be contacted at: Elsevier Sci Ltd, The Boulevard, Langford Lane, Kidlington, Oxford OX5 1GB, Oxon, England. (Elsevier -; Nano Today -

The news editors report that additional information may be obtained by contacting L. Wu, Hunan Univ, Coll Chem & Chem Engn, State Key Lab Chemo Biosensing & Chemometr, Changsha 410082, Hunan, People's Republic of China. Additional authors for this research include E.H. Xiong, X. Zhang, X.H. Zhang and J.H. Chen (see also Nanomaterials).

Keywords for this news article include: Asia, Changsha, Chemistry, Nanotechnology, Electrochemical, Emerging Technologies, People's Republic of China

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Source: Life Science Weekly

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