Chemical Communications


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The first fluorescent sensor (GHB Orange) for date rape drug GHB was developed. It exhibits the fluorescence quenching property for GHB and allows its detection in various drinks. The interaction mechanism was elucidated as intramolecular charge transfer induced by a hydrogen bond. This discovery will help in solving the drug facilitated sexual assault problems.

Source: http://pubs.rsc.org/en/Content/ArticleLanding/2014/CC/c3cc49603a#!divAbstract


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