Fluorescence Anisotropy Imaging Reveals Localization of meso-Tetrahydroxyphenyl Chlorin in the Nuclear Envelope

@inproceedings{Foster2005FluorescenceAI,
  title={Fluorescence Anisotropy Imaging Reveals Localization of meso-Tetrahydroxyphenyl Chlorin in the Nuclear Envelope},
  author={Thomas H.C. Foster and Benjamin D Pearson and Soumya Mitra and Chad E. Bigelow},
  booktitle={Photochemistry and photobiology},
  year={2005}
}
Abstract We have measured the intrinsic fluorescence anisotropies of six photosensitizers in homogeneous solution, and we have imaged the anisotropies of these sensitizers in tumor cell monolayers using polarization-sensitive laser-scanning confocal microscopy. The intrinsic anisotropies are unremarkable and are within the approximate range of 0.2–0.27. In cells, however, very interesting behavior is exhibited by meso-tetrahydroxyphenyl chlorin (mTHPC). Polarization-sensitive images of mTHPC's… 

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