Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 2006, 71, 625-634

Fluorescent Labels for Aldehydes

Heinz Langhals* and Kerstin Fuchs

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, LMU Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, Butenandtstr. 13, D-81377 Munich, Germany


The fluorescence labeling of aldehydes with perylene bis(dicarboximide)s by the formation of acetals is described.

Keywords: Aldehydes; Fluorescence spectroscopy; Perylenes; Dyes; Acetals.

References: 10 live references.