Chemistry Faculty Research

Title

A Single Molecular Probe for Multi-Analyte (Cr3+, Al3+ and Fe3+) Detection in Aqueous Medium and Its Biological Application

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Fall 10-21-2014

Abstract

An ESIPT based fluorescent sensor 1 was developed, which could selectively detect and differentiate trivalent metal ions Cr3+, Al3+ and Fe3+ in aqueous medium. The cell imaging experiments confirmed that 1 can be used for monitoring intracellular Cr3+ and Al3+ levels in living cells.

Publication Title

Chemical Communications

Volume

50

Issue

82

First Page

12258

Last Page

12261