A fluorogenic molecular nanoprobe with an engineered internal environment for sensitive and selective detection of biological hydrogen sulfide

Myung Kim, Young Hun Seo, Youngsun Kim, Jeongyun Heo, Woo Dong Jang, Sang Jun Sim, Sehoon Kim

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A nanoreactor approach based on the amphiphilic assembly of various molecules offers a chance to finely engineer the internal reaction medium to enable highly selective and sensitive detection of H2S in biological media, being useful for microscopic imaging of cellular processes and in vitro diagnostics with blood samples.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2275-2278
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Jan 1


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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