A two-photon turn-on probe for glucose uptake

Chang Su Lim, Chul Chung, Hwan Myung Kim, Myung Jin An, Yu Shun Tian, Hoon Jai Chun, Bong Rae Cho

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We report a two-photon turn-on probe (AS1) that can be excited by 780 nm femto-second pulses and visualize glucose uptake and the changes in the intracellular glucose concentration in live cells and tissue by two-photon microscopy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2122-2124
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number15
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Jan 24

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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    Lim, C. S., Chung, C., Kim, H. M., An, M. J., Tian, Y. S., Chun, H. J., & Cho, B. R. (2012). A two-photon turn-on probe for glucose uptake. Chemical Communications, 48(15), 2122-2124. https://doi.org/10.1039/c2cc16792a