A new turn-on fluorescent probe utilizing the "chemosensing ensemble" method is developed to detect thiol-containing amino acids. A complex of Au+ and a rhodamine hydroxylamine having 2-deoxyribose can selectively detect cysteine and homocysteine in water.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
- Ceramics and Composites
- Surfaces, Coatings and Films
- Metals and Alloys
- Materials Chemistry