Phosphorescent Imaging of Living Cells Using a Cyclometalated Iridium(III) Complex

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  • Dik-Lung Ma
  • Hai-Jing Zhong
  • Wai-Chung Fu
  • Daniel Shiu-Hin Chan
  • Hiu-Yee Kwan
  • Wang-Fun Fong
  • Lai-Hon Chung
  • Chung-Hang Leung

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Original languageEnglish
Article numbere55751
Journal / PublicationPLoS ONE
Volume8
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 14 Feb 2013

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Abstract

A cell permeable cyclometalated iridium(III) complex has been developed as a phosphorescent probe for cell imaging. The iridium(III) solvato complex [Ir(phq)2(H2O]2)] preferentially stains the cytoplasm of both live and dead cells with a bright luminescence. © 2013 Ma et al.

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Phosphorescent Imaging of Living Cells Using a Cyclometalated Iridium(III) Complex. / Ma, Dik-Lung; Zhong, Hai-Jing; Fu, Wai-Chung; Chan, Daniel Shiu-Hin; Kwan, Hiu-Yee; Fong, Wang-Fun; Chung, Lai-Hon; Wong, Chun-Yuen; Leung, Chung-Hang.

In: PLoS ONE, Vol. 8, No. 2, e55751, 14.02.2013.

Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journal

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