Visual sensing of fluoride ion and saccharides utilizing a coupled redox reaction of ferrocenylboronic acids and dye molecules

Hiromasa Yamamoto, Aiichiro Ori, Keiko Ueda, Claus Dusemund, Seiji Shinkai

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F - and saccharides which feature specific affinity with the boronic acid group can be detected visually by the redox reaction between ferrocenylboronic acid derivatives and dyes with the appropriate redox potentials.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)407-408
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1996
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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