Convergent synthesis and optical properties of near-infrared emitting bioluminescent infra-luciferins

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Anderson, James C.; Grounds, Helen; Jathoul, Amit; Murray, James Augustus Henry; Pacman, Steven J.; Tisi, Laurence;
(2016)

Infra-luciferin, an alkene linked analogue of luciferin, gives bioluminescence emission >700 nm and has the potential to be used for multiparametric in vivo imaging. We report here a high yielding, scalable and convergent synthesis of infra-luciferin which will allow th... View more
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