Ligation driven 19F relaxation enhancement in self-assembled Ln(iii) complexes

Gemma-Louise Davies, Asha Brown, Octavia Blackburn, Manuel Tropiano, Stephen Faulkner, Paul D. Beer, Jason J. Davis
2015 Chemical Communications  
Strong bidentate ligation of a fluorinated isophthalate with a binuclear lanthanide chelate results in the paramagnetic relaxation enhancement of 19F, providing a promising route to a generation of self-assembled 19F contrast agents.
doi:10.1039/c4cc09952d pmid:25586055 fatcat:yj4qlqmdbnew7fazam3eicoafe