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Jastrz?bska, A.M., Kurtycz, P. and Olszyna, A.R. (2012) Recent Advances in Graphene Family Materials Toxicity Investigations. Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 14, 1320.

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  • TITLE: Graphene Sheets with Modified Surface by Sodium Lauryl Sulfate Surfactant for Biomedical Applications

    AUTHORS: Zhypargul Abdullaeva, Zhazgul Kelgenbaeva, Tsushida Masayuki, Megumi Hirano, Shoji Nagaoka, Tomohiro Shirosaki

    KEYWORDS: Graphene, Synthesis, Surface Modification, Surfactant, Attenuated Total Reflection

    JOURNAL NAME: Graphene, Vol.5 No.4, September 29, 2016

    ABSTRACT: This work describes synthesis of graphene sheets with modified surface by sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) surfactant using one-pot solvothermal reaction method. Effect of sodium lauryl sulfate surfactant amount on surface modification level of graphene sheets was investigated. Ether (-S-OR- at 762 cm-1 - 863 cm-1), thiocarbonyl (=C=S at 1050 cm-1- 1176 cm-1) and sulfoxide (S-O, Vs and Vas at 1030 cm-1 - 1450 cm-1) functional groups released from sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) surfactant during solvothermal reaction and attached on the surface of graphene sheets were detected by (attenuated total reflectance-fast Fourier infrared) ATR-FTIR spectroscopy. (Atomic force microscope) AFM observations revealed apparent surface of graphene sheets modified by surfactant molecules with an average multiple profile of graphene nanosheets ≈ 4.8 nm high. This synthesis way of surface modified graphene sheets can be considered as easy, one-step and cheap method for manufacturing of novel biosurface with graphene, as reinforcement for biopolymer coatings such as ultra-high molecular weight polypropylene (UHMWPE), metallic biomaterials (Ti and Ti alloys) and bioceramics as hydroxyapatite (HA).