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Very bright europium complexes that stain cellular mitochondria
journal contributionposted on 2015-09-15, 14:54 authored by James W. Walton, Adrien Bourdolle, Stephen ButlerStephen Butler, Marine Soulie, Martina Delbianco, Brian K. McMahon, Robert Pal, Horst Puschmann, Jurriaan M. Zwier, Laurent Lamarque, Olivier Maury, Chantal Andraud, David Parker
The synthesis, structure and photophysical properties of a series of highly emissive europium complexes is reported. Certain complexes enter mammalian cells by macropinocytosis and stain the mitochondria selectively, allowing observation of the Eu emission in cellulo by time-gated spectral imaging
We thank the EPSRC, ESF COST CM-1006 and the ERC (DP) for support (FCC 266804).
Published inCHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS
Pages1600 - 1602 (3)
CitationWALTON, J.W. ... et al, 2013. Very bright europium complexes that stain cellular mitochondria. Chemical Communications, 49 (16), pp. 1600 - 1602.
Publisher© The Royal Society of Chemistry
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NotesThis article was accepted for publication in the journal, Chemical Communications [© Royal Society of Chemistry]. The definitive version is available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c2cc35247h