Method of enhancing fluorescence

James Mackintosh (Inventor), Duncan Veal (Inventor), Peter Karuso (Inventor), Daniel Coghlan (Inventor), Hung-yoon Choi (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


A method of enhancing the fluorescence of and​/or producing an increased Stokes' shift in a fluorescent dye comprising combining the dye with a base and​/or a detergent is described. The method is suitable in chem. or biochem. techniques using fluorescent dyes, particularly techniques requiring staining or labeling of org. mols., such as electrophoresis.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberUS20060094042
IPCC09B 67/00
Priority date25/03/03
Publication statusPublished - 4 May 2006


Bibliographical note

Continuation-in-part of application No. PCT/AU04/ 00370, filed on Mar. 25, 2003

Cite this

Mackintosh, J., Veal, D., Karuso, P., Coghlan, D., & Choi, H. (2006). IPC No. C09B 67/00. Method of enhancing fluorescence. (Patent No. US20060094042).