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A luminescent cyclometalated gold(iii)–avidin conjugate with a long-lived emissive excited state that binds to proteins and DNA and possesses anti-proliferation capacity

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Here we describe a luminescent cyclometalated Au(III)–avidin conjugate that exhibits a 520 nm emission with a lifetime of 1.8 μs in PBS solution in open air. The conjugate stains proteins and DNA and can inhibit cancer cell proliferation.

Graphical abstract: A luminescent cyclometalated gold(iii)–avidin conjugate with a long-lived emissive excited state that binds to proteins and DNA and possesses anti-proliferation capacity

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Submitted
09 Jan 2015
Accepted
28 Mar 2015
First published
21 Apr 2015

Chem. Commun., 2015,51, 8547-8550
Article type
Communication

A luminescent cyclometalated gold(III)–avidin conjugate with a long-lived emissive excited state that binds to proteins and DNA and possesses anti-proliferation capacity

J. L. Tsai, A. O. Chan and C. Che, Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 8547
DOI: 10.1039/C5CC00186B

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