A bioprobe based on aggregation induced emission (AIE) for cell membrane tracking.

TitleA bioprobe based on aggregation induced emission (AIE) for cell membrane tracking.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsLi Y, Wu Y, Chang J, Chen M, Liu R, Li F
JournalChemical communications (Cambridge, England)
Volume49
Issue96
Pagination11335-7
Date Published2013 Dec 14
Abstract

A new organic dye (FD-9) derived from 1,8-naphthalimide is synthesized and shows significant aggregation induced emission (AIE) characteristics. The FD-9 dye presents excellent photostability and low toxicity, which can specifically track a cell membrane for 4 days.

DOI10.1152/ajplung.00423.2012
Alternate JournalChem. Commun. (Camb.)