Gold nanoparticles can spot biomarker for blood clots

04/12/2010 | MIT Technology Review

Scottish scientists have developed gold nanoparticles that enable them to measure concentrations of thrombin, a protein linked to blood clots, in blood specimens using laser light. They hope the technology leads to tests in which patients are implanted with nanosensors to help detect blood clots and other diseases.

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