A BODIPY boronium cation for the sensing of fluoride ions Academic Article uri icon


  • In the presence of iodide ions, the cationic p-dimethylaminopyridine adduct of 1,3,5,7,8-pentamethylpyrromethene-boron fluoride [-DMAP](+) reacts with fluoride ions to afford the corresponding brightly fluorescent difluoride -F.

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  • 6

author list (cited authors)

  • Hudnall, T. W., & Gabba├», F. P.

citation count

  • 135

publication date

  • January 2008