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A Two-Color Fluorescent Lithium Ion Sensor

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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of South Carolina, Graduate Science Research Center, Columbia, South Carolina 29208
Cite this: Inorg. Chem. 2001, 40, 23, 6080–6082
Publication Date (Web):October 10, 2001
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