Highly sensitive and selective cyanide detection via Cu2+ complex ligand exchange

Hyuk Chan Gee, Chi Hwa Lee, Young Hwan Jeong, Woo Dong Jang

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A new type of fluorescent probe (1) with two triazole groups that are conjugated with a carbazole moiety was synthesized by a CuI-catalyzed alkyne-azide click reaction for the selective and sensitive detection of cyanide via fluorescence enhancement by ligand exchange and metal ion removal.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)11963-11965
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number43
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Nov 21

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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