Fluorescent internal charge transfer (ICT) saccharide sensor

Susumu Arimori, Laurence I Bosch, Christopher J Ward, Tony D James

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An efficient internal charge transfer (ICT) fluorescent saccharide sensor 3 has been prepared from 2-formyl benzeneboronic acid and aniline. When saccharides interact with sensor 3 in aqueous solution at pH 8.21 the emission maxima at 404 nm shifts to 362 nm.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4553-4555
Number of pages3
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number27
Publication statusPublished - 2001


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