Graphene-based hybrid materials and devices for biosensing

Mayra S. Artiles, Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University
Candra Sekhar Rout, Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University
Timothy Fisher, Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University

Date of this Version



Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews Volume 63, Issues 14–15, November 2011, Pages 1352–1360


Graphene's unique properties have made it a popular candidate for nanomaterial based biosensors. Its remarkable characteristics have led to its rapid development in the electrochemical biosensing, field effect transistors, and optical biosensing as well as the creation graphene-metal nanoparticle hybrids for improved performance. This article comprehensively reviews the most recent trends in graphene-based biosensors and attempts to identify the future directions in which the field is likely to thrive. (C) 2011 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.


Nanoscience and Nanotechnology