Accession Number : AD0784477

Title :   Excition-Like Splitting in Acridine Dye-Nucleic Acid Complexes,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Nastasi,M. ; Yip,R. W. ; Seligy,V. L. ; Szabo,A. G. ; Williams,R. E.

Report Date : 04 MAR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The authors have used uv absorption spectroscopy to look for exciton-like interaction in complexes between quinacrine and DNA and other polynucleotides. They also have measured rate constants for fluorescence quenching of the complexed dye by iodide.

Descriptors :   *Complex compounds, *Nucleic acids, *Acridines, Ultraviolet spectra, Chemical bonds, Interactions, Excitons, Quenching(Inhibition), Fluorescence, Canada

Subject Categories : Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
      Biomedical Instrumentation and Bioengineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE