A sweet toothed saccharide (PET) sensor

P Linnane, Tony D James, S Imazu, S Shinkai

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A novel phenanthroline diboronic acid 1 has been synthesised which can detect a range of saccharides at neutral pH in aqueous media. The binding events are sensitively monitored by changes in the fluorescence intensity.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8833-8834
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number48
Publication statusPublished - 1995


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