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Detecting Rare Earth Metals

News   Apr 25, 2019 | Original story from Penn State.

 
Detecting Rare Earth Metals

A new sensor changes its fluorescence when it binds to lanthanides (Ln), rare earth metals used in smartphones and other technologies, potentially providing a more efficient and cost-effective way to detect these elusive metals. Credit: Cotruvo Lab, Penn State.

 
 
 

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