A labeled guanidine ligand for studying sweet taste Academic Article uri icon


  • A synthesis of a biotinylated-, coumarin-substituted-N,N'-diarylguanidine 1 is reported. This ligand has structural features conducive to studying sweet taste including a fluorescent tag to facilitate spectroscopic studies of binding to protein-receptors for sweet ligands and an anchor for affinity purification.

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  • 3

author list (cited authors)

  • Feng, Y., Burgess, K., Pledger, D., Cairns, N., & Linthicum, D. S.

citation count

  • 6

publication date

  • April 1998