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Fluorescent water-soluble conjugated polyene compounds that exhibit aggregation induced emission and methods of making and using same

Authors Tang, Ben-Zhong
Hong, Yuning
Haeussler, Matthias
Tong, Hui
Dong, Yongqiang
Li, Zhen
Xing, Changmin
Issue Date 2011-05-10
Source US Patent, 7,939,613 B2, 2011
Summary The presently described subject matter is directed to watersoluble conjugated polyene compounds that exhibit aggregation induced emission, as well as to water dispersible, fluorescent, polymeric microparticles and/or nanoparticles comprising the water-soluble conjugated polyene compounds. Also provided are methods of making and using the compounds and particles. The described conjugated polyene compounds are useful as bioprobes for the detection biomacromolecules, as well as in the manufacture of sensors.
Subjects
DNA
Dye
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