Orthogonal Bodipy Trimers as Photosensitizers for Photodynamic Action

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Ozdemir T., Bila J. L. , SÖZMEN F. , YILDIRIM L., AKKAYA E. U.

ORGANIC LETTERS, vol.18, no.19, pp.4821-4823, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 19
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1021/acs.orglett.6b02418
  • Title of Journal : ORGANIC LETTERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.4821-4823


Orthogonally linked BODIPY units shale exceptional intersystem crossing efficiencies. We now report orthogonal BODIPY trimers with strong absorption in the visible region and high singlet oxygen generation capability. The X-ray diffraction structure confirms that the two peripheral BODIPY units are at a perpendicular angle to the core structure.