Comparative study of gold and silver interactions with amino acids and nucleobases

Andrey A. Buglak, Alexei I. Kononov
2020 RSC Advances  
Our calculations showed that amino acids stabilize gold nanoclusters; binding energy between organics and gold is higher than between organics and silver.
doi:10.1039/d0ra06486f fatcat:d7bnvdbdtrahtenmpls7jgaxae