A selective sensor 1 for the fluorescent imaging of Cd2+ in living cells has been designed and synthesized based on an internal charge transfer (ICT) mechanism. It can distinguish Cd2+ from Zn2+ and can be used in both general fluorescence intensity microscopy and ratiometric fluorescence microscopy.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the American Chemical Society|
|State||Published - Feb 14 2007|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Colloid and Surface Chemistry