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A ferrofluid-based homogeneous assay for highly sensitive and selective detection of single-nucleotide polymorphisms

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Abstract

A simple and low-cost colorimetric assay utilizing ferrofluidic nanoparticulate probes (FNPs) and a ligase for single-nucleotide polymorphism genotyping is described. Excellent sensitivity and selectivity were accomplished through the engagement of the FNPs and a ligase chain reaction.

Graphical abstract: A ferrofluid-based homogeneous assay for highly sensitive and selective detection of single-nucleotide polymorphisms

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The article was received on 03 May 2013, accepted on 12 Jul 2013 and first published on 06 Aug 2013


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C3CC43281E
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2013,49, 8114-8116
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    A ferrofluid-based homogeneous assay for highly sensitive and selective detection of single-nucleotide polymorphisms

    W. Shen, C. L. Lim and Z. Gao, Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 8114
    DOI: 10.1039/C3CC43281E

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