A fast-response, highly sensitive and specific organoselenium fluorescent probe for thiols and its application in bioimaging.

@article{Tang2009AFH,
  title={A fast-response, highly sensitive and specific organoselenium fluorescent probe for thiols and its application in bioimaging.},
  author={Bo Tang and Lingling Yin and Xu Wang and Zhenzhen Chen and Lili Tong and Kehua Xu},
  journal={Chemical communications},
  year={2009},
  volume={35},
  pages={5293-5}
}
A novel organoselenium fluorescent probe (Rh-Se-2), which features a high signal-to-noise ratio (up to 170-fold), fast response (5 min) and excellent immunity to interferences, was designed, synthesized and applied to bioimaging.