A chemodosimeter approach to fluorescent sensing and imaging of inorganic and methylmercury species

Mithun Santra, Dowook Ryu, Amrita Chatterjee, Sung Kyun Ko, Injae Shin, Kyo Han Ahn

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A highly sensitive fluorescent turn-on probe specific for methylmercury species as well as inorganic mercury ions has been developed on the basis of mercury ion-promoted hydrolysis of a fluorescein-derived aryl vinyl ether.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2115-2117
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number16
Publication statusPublished - 2009


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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