Fluorescent through-bond energy transfer cassettes based on xanthine and pyronin derivatives Patent uri icon


  • A TBET cassette including at least one xanthine- or pyronin-based compound as a donor or acceptor is disclosed. Also, a method of TBET cassette design in which four criteria may be used is provided. TBET cassettes may be used to label biological molecules, in clothing dyes, and in cosmetics.

author list (cited authors)

  • Burgess, K.

complete list of authors

  • Burgess, Kevin

publication date

  • July 2008