Boronolectin with divergent fluorescent response specific for free sialic acid

Stephan M. Levonis, Milton J. Kiefel, Todd A. Houston

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A fluorescent boronate receptor with a unique response to free sialic acid has been developed; this divergent response system may find use in design of other fluorophores to discriminate between structurally similar analytes.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2278-2280
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number17
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes


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