Sweet! Sugar-Coated Probe Yields Better Acid Test

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 15:32 in Biology & Nature

When our cells' acid-alkaline balance goes wrong, it can go wrong in a big way--think cancer and cystic fibrosis. New fluorescent probes make it easier to detect pH and sweetened the deal by adding sugar to his acid-sensitive probes, making them much friendlier to living tissue.

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