Detection of near-membrane calcium ions in live tissues with a two-photon fluorescent probe

Yu N. Shin, Chang S. Lim, Yu Shun Tian, Won Young Rho, Bong-Rae Cho

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A two-photon fluorescent probe (ACaCL) that can detect near-membrane Ca2+ is reported. This probe can be excited by 780 nm fs pulses, shows high photostability and negligible toxicity, and can visualize near-membrane Ca2+ in live cells and deep inside live tissues by two-photon microscopy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)599-605
Number of pages7
JournalBulletin of the Korean Chemical Society
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Mar 1



  • Calcium
  • Live tissue
  • Two-photon microscopy
  • Two-photon probe

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)

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