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Recent progress of two-dimensional materials and metal–organic framework-based taste sensors


In food industries, the detection of different tastes in low level is required to enhance the quality of products. Recently, 2-D materials and metal–organic framework (MOF) have attracted extensive attention owing to their unique properties, and they can be used in various applications, especially chemical and biochemical sensing. In this review, we investigate the recent progress of the 2-D materials and MOF in the taste sensing applications. From the review, we could conclude that these materials would be promising candidates for taste sensing applications, thereby leading to the development of food industry.

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This research was supported in part by the Future Material Discovery Program (2017M3D1A1039379), and in part by the Basic Research Laboratory (2018R1A4A1022647) of the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) funded by the Korean government

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Hasani, A., Do, H.H., Tekalgne, M. et al. Recent progress of two-dimensional materials and metal–organic framework-based taste sensors. J. Korean Ceram. Soc. 57, 353–367 (2020).

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  • Two-dimensional materials
  • Metal–organic frameworks
  • Taste sensor
  • Glucose