A boradiazaindacene-based turn-on fluorescent probe for cyanide detection in aqueous media

Chi Hwa Lee, Hee Jae Yoon, Jeong Soo Shim, Woo Dong Jang

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Turn on events: A molecular probe consisting of a boradiazaindacene unit conjugated with a dicyano-vinyl group has been designed for the selective and sensitive detection of cyanide by strong fluorescence enhancement in aqueous media (see scheme).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4513-4516
Number of pages4
JournalChemistry - A European Journal
Issue number15
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Apr 10


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Organic Chemistry

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