Journal article

Tip-Enhanced Raman Scattering (TERS) from Hemozoin Crystals within a Sectioned Erythrocyte

Bayden R Wood, Elena Bailo, Mehdi Asghari Khiavi, Leann Tilley, Samantha Deed, Tanja Deckert-Gaudig, Don McNaughton, Volker Deckert

Nano Letters | AMER CHEMICAL SOC | Published : 2011


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Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to acknowledge Professor Yukihiro Ozaki, Dr. Tamitake Itoh, and Dr. Kazuhiro Hashimoto, (Department of Chemistry, Kwansei Gakuin University, Sanda, Japan) for assistance in recording the SERS spectrum of beta-hematin and Dr. Christian Budich for assistance with TERS measurements and instrumentation. We also thank the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and the BMBF ("Nanotechnologie" Grant 0312032C) and the Australian Research Council for financial support.