Synthesis, solvatochromism, aggregation-induced emission and cell imaging of tetraphenylethene-containing BODIPY derivatives with large Stokes shifts

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Author(s)

  • Rongrong Hu
  • C. F. Azael Gómez-Durán
  • Jacky W. Y. Lam
  • José L. Belmonte-Vázquez
  • Chunmei Deng
  • Sijie Chen
  • Eduardo Peña-Cabrera
  • Yongchun Zhong
  • Kam Sing Wong
  • Ben Zhong Tang

Detail(s)

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)10099-10101
Number of pages3
Journal / PublicationChemical Communications
Volume48
Issue number81
Online published29 Aug 2012
Publication statusPublished - 18 Oct 2012
Externally publishedYes

Abstract

A series of tetraphenylethene-containing BODIPYs with emissions from visible to near-IR and large Stokes shifts up to 142 nm have been designed and synthesized. They show solvatochromic fluorescence and can be utilized as fluorescent visualizers for intracellular imaging.

Citation Format(s)

Synthesis, solvatochromism, aggregation-induced emission and cell imaging of tetraphenylethene-containing BODIPY derivatives with large Stokes shifts. / Hu, Rongrong; Gómez-Durán, C. F. Azael; Lam, Jacky W. Y.; Belmonte-Vázquez, José L.; Deng, Chunmei; Chen, Sijie; Ye, Ruquan; Peña-Cabrera, Eduardo; Zhong, Yongchun; Wong, Kam Sing; Tang, Ben Zhong.

In: Chemical Communications, Vol. 48, No. 81, 18.10.2012, p. 10099-10101.

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