A copper(i)-ion selective two-photon fluorescent probe for in vivo imaging

Chang Su Lim, Ji Hee Han, Chang Woo Kim, Min Young Kang, Dong Won Kang, Bong Rae Cho

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We report a two-photon fluorescent probe (ACu1) that can be excited by 750 nm femto-second pulses, shows high photostability and negligible toxicity, and can visualize Cu+ distribution in live cells and tissues by two-photon microscopy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7146-7148
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number25
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Jul 5


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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