The convenient fluorescence turn-on detection of heparin with a silole derivative featuring an ammonium group.

@article{Wang2008TheCF,
  title={The convenient fluorescence turn-on detection of heparin with a silole derivative featuring an ammonium group.},
  author={Ming Wang and Deqing Zhang and Guanxin Zhang and Daoben Zhu},
  journal={Chemical communications},
  year={2008},
  volume={37},
  pages={
          4469-71
        }
}
A new silole derivative with an ammonium group was designed and studied with a view to developing a convenient fluorescence turn-on assay for heparin by taking advantage of the aggregation-induced enhanced emission (AIE) feature of silole (silacyclopentadiene) molecules.