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Facile Synthesis of Fluorescent Distyrylnaphthalene Derivatives for Bioapplications

Abstract

A series of novel 2,6-bis(4-aminostyryl)naphthalene based derivatives were synthesized and their spectroscopic properties investigated. Due to the low cytotoxicity, suitable optical properties and potential affinity towards biological structures these derivatives proved promising dyes for application in fluorescence-based bioimaging. Selective intercalation of tested compounds into cell membranes was revealed by fluorescence microscopy.

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The article was received on 01 Jan 2017, accepted on 11 Jun 2017 and first published on 14 Jun 2017


Article type: Letter
DOI: 10.1039/C7NJ00004A
Citation: New J. Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
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    Facile Synthesis of Fluorescent Distyrylnaphthalene Derivatives for Bioapplications

    B. Lukasik, J. Milczarek, R. Pawlowska, R. Zurawinski and A. Chworos, New J. Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript , DOI: 10.1039/C7NJ00004A

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