Quantum dot-labelled polymer beads by suspension polymerisation

Paul O'Brien, Siobhan S. Cummins, Dan Darcy, Angela Dearden, Ombretta Masala, Nigel L. Pickett, Steve Ryley, Andrew J. Sutherland*

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CdSe quantum dots with polymerisable ligands have been incorporated into polystyrene beads, via a suspension polymerisation reaction, as a first step towards the optical encoding of solid supports for application in solid phase organic chemistry.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2532-2533
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - 21 Oct 2003


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