Nanoparticles based on quantum dots and a luminol derivative: Implications for in vivo imaging of hydrogen peroxide by chemiluminescence resonance energy transfer

Eun Sook Lee, V. G. Deepagan, Dong Gil You, Jueun Jeon, Gi Ra Yi, Jung Young Lee, Doo Sung Lee, Yung Doug Suh, Jae Hyung Park

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Overproduction of hydrogen peroxide is involved in the pathogenesis of inflammatory diseases such as cancer and arthritis. To image hydrogen peroxide via chemiluminescence resonance energy transfer in the near-infrared wavelength range, we prepared quantum dots functionalized with a luminol derivative.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4132-4135
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number22
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2016
Externally publishedYes

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