Spectroscopic studies of 1,2-diaminoanthraquinone (DAQ) as a fluorescent probe for the imaging of nitric oxide in live cells

F Galindo, N Kabir, J Gavrilovic, DA Russell

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Abstract

Spectroscopic analysis of the fluorescent probe 1,2-diaminoanthraquinone (DAQ) provides information about the mechanism of nitric oxide imaging in living cells. Fluorescent aggregates of a reaction product of DAQ are thought to be responsible for the images obtained with confocal fluorescence microscopy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)126-130
Number of pages5
JournalPhotochemical & Photobiological Sciences
Volume7
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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