Double functionalisation of carbon nanotubes for multimodal drug delivery

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  • External authors:
  • Giorgia Pastorin
  • Wei Wu
  • Sébastien Wieckowski
  • Jean Paul Briand
  • Maurizio Prato
  • Alberto Bianco


Multi-walled carbon nanotubes have been covalently functionalised via 1,3-dipolar cycloaddition of azomethine ylides with orthogonally protected amino functions that can be selectively deprotected and subsequently modified with drugs and fluorescent probes. © The Royal Society of Chemistry 2006.

Bibliographical metadata

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1182-1184
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 2006