A novel “turn-on” dipyrrin-type fluorescent detector of Zn2+based on tetraphenylethene

Yu Jie Dong, Zhengong Meng, Cheuk Lam Ho, Wai Yeung Wong

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Abstract

TPEpy displays a high selectivity and sensitivity with a detection limit of 8.96 × 10−8 M for Zn2+in aqueous media.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3305-3309
Number of pages5
JournalTetrahedron
Volume73
Issue number24
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2017

Keywords

  • Aggregation-induced emission
  • Dipyrrin
  • Fluorescent detector
  • Tetraphenylethene

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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