Synthesis and characterization of novel fluorescent nitrogen-containing bisphosphonate imaging probes for bone active drugs

Shuting Sun, Katarzyna M. Blazewska, Boris A. Kashemirov, Anke J. Roelofs, Fraser P. Coxon, Michael J. Rogers, Frank H. Ebetino, Michael J. Mckenna, Charles E. Mckenna

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Progress in the synthesis of novel fluorescent conjugates of N-heterocyclic bisphosphonate drugs and related analogues, together with some recent applications of these compounds as imaging probes, are briefly discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)970-971
Number of pages2
JournalPhosphorus, Sulfur and SIlicon and the Related Elements
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 13 May 2011



  • Bisphosphonate
  • Conjugates
  • Fluorescent
  • Imaging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

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