Journal article

Microstructured Optical Fibers and Live Cells: A Water-Soluble, Photochromic Zinc Sensor

Sabrina Heng, Christopher A McDevitt, Daniel B Stubing, Jonathan J Whittall, Jeremy G Thompson, Timothy K Engler, Andrew D Abell, Tanya M Monro

Biomacromolecules | AMER CHEMICAL SOC | Published : 2013


Awarded by ARC

Awarded by NHMRC

Funding Acknowledgements

S. Heng acknowledges the support of an ARC Super Science Fellowship. C. A. McDevitt acknowledges the support of an ARC discovery grant (DP120103957) and a NHMRC project grant (1022240). T. M. Monro acknowledges the support of an ARC Federation Fellowship and A. D. Abell an ARC discovery grant. We acknowledge Roman Kostecki for fabricating the silica fiber used in the in-fiber experiments. This fiber was produced using the facilities within the Optofab node of the Australian National Fabrication Facility, which provides nano and microfabrication facilities for Australia's researchers.