Display Settings:

Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
J Am Chem Soc. 2006 Jun 7;128(22):7166-7.

Release of nitric oxide from a sol-gel hybrid material containing a photoactive manganese nitrosyl upon illumination with visible light.

Author information

  • 1Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Cruz, California 95064, USA.

Abstract

A polyurethane-coated sol-gel material containing the photoactive Mn nitrosyl [Mn(PaPy3)(NO)]ClO4 rapidly releases NO with high quantum efficiency when exposed to visible light of low intensity. This rigid and strongly colored hybrid material is a convenient point source of NO that can only be triggered with light. Successful delivery of NO to biological targets, such as proteins, by this material has also been demonstrated.

PMID:
16734462
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

LinkOut - more resources

Full Text Sources

Other Literature Sources

Molecular Biology Databases

PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Full text links

    Icon for American Chemical Society
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk