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Chelating oleyl-EDTA amphiphiles: Self-assembly, colloidal particles, complexation with paramagnetic metal ions and promise as magnetic resonance imaging contrast agents

Moghaddam, Minoo; De Campo, Liliana; Waddington, Lynne J; Weerawardena, Asoka; Kirby, Nigel; Drummond, Calum

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Chelating amphiphiles with N, N'-ethylene diamine tetraacetic acid (EDTA) conjugated via an ester bond to one or two oleyl chain/s (EDTA-MO and EDTA-BO) have been found to be capable of chelating a variety of metal ions including paramagnetic metal ions such as Manganese (Mn) and Gadolinium (Gd). Thermal behavior and stability were investigated by differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) and thermogravimetric analysis (TGA). X-ray diffraction (XRD), polarizing optical microscopy (POM) and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/53285
Source: Soft Matter
DOI: 10.1039/c1sm05957b

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