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Chem Commun (Camb). 2014 Sep 18;50(72):10478-81. doi: 10.1039/c4cc00377b.

Blinking triggered by the change in the solvent accessibility of a fluorescent molecule.

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  • 1The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Osaka University, Mihogaoka 8-1, Ibaraki, Osaka 567-0047, Japan. kiyohiko@sanken.osaka-u.ac.jp majima@sanken.osaka-u.ac.jp.

Abstract

The more a fluorescent molecule is exposed to a solvent, the faster its triplet excited state is quenched by molecular oxygen. The changes in the solvent accessibility of a fluorescent molecule were probed by measuring the duration of the off time during the blinking of the fluorescence, which enabled analysis of the function of a molecular beacon-type probe.

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