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Journal of Chemistry
Volume 2013, Article ID 383921, 5 pages
Research Article

Modification of Gold Surface with Gold Nanoparticles and Cyclohexyl Dithiocarbamate as a Selective Sensor for Cysteine

1Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, The University of Jordan, Amman 11942, Jordan
2Faculty of Sciences and Humanities, Salman bin Abdulaziz University, Al-Kharj 11942, Saudi Arabia

Received 21 November 2012; Accepted 5 December 2012

Academic Editor: Concha Gimeno

Copyright © 2013 Ehab AlShamaileh et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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