Long wave fluorophore sensor compounds and other fluorescent sensor compounds in polymers

  • US 6,766,183 B2
  • Filed: 12/28/2001
  • Issued: 07/20/2004
  • Est. Priority Date: 11/22/1995
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A fluorescent compound comprising:

  • a fluorophore including a charged moiety;

    an anilinic group in relation to the fluorophore;

    a boronate moiety capable of binding glucose;

    a linker moiety that links the fluorophore to the boronate binding moiety;

    wherein the compound exhibits an alteration in fluorescent properties when the boronate moiety is bound to glucose.

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