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Photodynamic inactivation of Staphylococcus aureus using low symmetrically substituted phthalocyanines supported on a polystyrene polymer fiber
Abstract This work reports on the antimicrobial photo-activities of a series of low symmetrically substituted phthalocyanine complexes in solution and in a fiber matrix. Phthalocyanine complexes wereExpand
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The synthesis and photophysical properties of water soluble tetrasulfonated, octacarboxylated and quaternised 2,(3)-tetra-(2 pyridiloxy) Ga phthalocyanines
The photophysical behaviour of chlorogallium 2,(3)-tetra-(2 pyridiloxy) phthalocyanine (ClGaT-2-PyPc) and its quaternised derivative were compared with that of the water soluble anionicExpand
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Spectral, photophysical and photochemical properties of tetra- and octaglycosylated zinc phthalocyanines.
Photophysical and photochemical properties of a series of tetra- and octaglycosylated zinc phthalocyanines (ZnPcs) substituted with glucose and galactose moieties have been reported. SpectralExpand
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The interaction of silver nanoparticles with low symmetry cysteinyl metallophthalocyanines and their antimicrobial effect
Abstract This work reports on the synthesis of silver nanoparticles and their antimicrobial activity alone and in the presence of low symmetry phthalocyanines. The photochemical behaviour of variousExpand
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Conjugates of low-symmetry Ge, Sn and Ti carboxy phthalocyanines with glutathione caped gold nanoparticles: An investigation of photophysical behaviour
Abstract This work reports on conjugation of low symmetry Ge (GeMCPc), Ti (TiMCPc) and Sn (SnMCPc) carboxy phthalocyanines with glutathione capped gold nanoparticles (GSH-AuNPs). The photophysicalExpand
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Photophysical, photochemical and electrochemical properties of water soluble silicon, titanium and zinc phthalocyanines
Abstract The photophysical, and photochemical properties of titanium, silicon and zinc octacarboxy phthalocyanine (OTiOCPc, (OH) 2 SiOCPc and ZnOCPc) and their tetrasulfonated counterparts (OTiTSPc,Expand
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The synthesis and photophysical properties of novel cationic tetra pyridiloxy substituted aluminium, silicon and titanium phthalocyanines in water
Abstract This work reports on the synthesis, characterisation and photophysical properties of new unquaternized β-2,(3)-tetra-(2 pyridiloxy) aluminium(III) ( 3a ), silicon(IV) ( 3b ), titanium(IV) (Expand
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Axial coordination of zinc and silicon phthalocyanines to silver and gold nanoparticles: an investigation of their photophysicochemical and antimicrobial behavior
This work reports on the axial coordination of zinc phthalocyanine and bis-(1,6-hexanedithiol) silicon phthalocyanine to silver and gold nanoparticles. Red shifting of absorption spectra of theExpand
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The photophysical and energy transfer behaviour of low symmetry phthalocyanine complexes conjugated to coreshell quantum dots: an energy transfer study
Abstract This work reports on the synthesis of new coreshell quantum dots (QDs)-low symmetry phthalocyanines conjugates. The energy transfer from QDs (donor) to phthalocyanines (acceptor) wasExpand
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Surface modification of silica-coated gadolinium oxide nanoparticles with zinc tetracarboxyphenoxy phthalocyanine for the photodegradation of Orange G
Abstract Zinc tetracarboxyphenoxy phthalocyanine was covalently linked to Gd 2 O 3 nanoparticles for the photocatalytic degradation of Orange G. Characterization of the composite was carried outExpand
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