An imidazole-bearing zinc porphyrin (PZn) has been designed for the selective detection of Au3+, and the porphyrin and gold complex (PZn·Au3+) can additionally be used to identify gold-binding functional groups such as cysteine residues and other mercaptans.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
- Ceramics and Composites
- Surfaces, Coatings and Films
- Metals and Alloys
- Materials Chemistry