A sensitive and selective ratiometric near IR fluorescent probe for zinc ions based on the distyryl-bodipy fluorophore

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Atilgan S., Ozdemir T., AKKAYA E. U.

ORGANIC LETTERS, vol.10, no.18, pp.4065-4067, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 18
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1021/ol801554t
  • Title of Journal : ORGANIC LETTERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.4065-4067


A novel distyryl-substituted boradiazaindacene (bodipy) dye with an emission peak moving hypsochromically from 730 to 680 nm on Zn(II) ion binding seems to be promising as one of the very few water-soluble fluorescent chemosensors emitting in the near IR region.