Glucose selective bis-boronic acid click-fluor

Wenlei Zhai, Louise Male, John S. Fossey

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)
193 Downloads (Pure)


Four novel bis-boronic acid compounds were synthesised via copper catalysed azide–alkyne cycloaddition (CuAAC) reactions. Glucose selectivity was observed for a particular structural motif. Moreover, a new glucose selective fluorescent sensor was designed and synthesised as a result.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2218-2221
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number14
Early online date1 Dec 2016
Publication statusPublished - 18 Feb 2017


Dive into the research topics of 'Glucose selective bis-boronic acid click-fluor'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this