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Chem Commun (Camb). 2013 Oct 3;49(86):10163-5. doi: 10.1039/c3cc45023f.

Synthesis of transparent aminosilane-derived silica based networks for entrapment of sensitive materials.

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University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld, Faculty of Engineering Science and Mathematics, Wilhelm-Bertelsmann-Str. 10, 33602 Bielefeld, Germany. anant.patel@fh-bielefeld.de.

Abstract

A novel sol-gel synthesis route is reported which results in the formation of optically transparent silica based hydro- and xerogels from an aminosilane precursor in aqueous solutions. These materials can be used for entrapment of microalgae and light-harvesting complex (LHC) samples.

PMID:
24051654
DOI:
10.1039/c3cc45023f
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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