In vivo cell death mediated by synthetic ion channels

Bryan A. Smith, Megan M. Daschbach, Seth T. Gammon, Shuzhang Xiao, Sarah E. Chapman, Caroline Hudson, Mark Suckow, David Piwnica-Worms, George W. Gokel, W. Matthew Leevy

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Synthetic ion channel hydraphiles, which are known to infiltrate membranes and disrupt ion homeostasis, were tested as direct injection toxins in live mice as potential schlerotic agents. The study uses a near-IR dye to image and evaluate the success of the approach.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)7977-7979
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number28
StatePublished - Jul 28 2011


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