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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 8489094, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8489094
Research Article

Green Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles Using Aqueous Extract of Garcinia mangostana Fruit Peels

Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Jalan Sultan Yahya Ahmad Petra, 54100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Received 17 March 2016; Revised 11 July 2016; Accepted 18 July 2016

Academic Editor: Ilaria Fratoddi

Copyright © 2016 Kar Xin Lee 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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