Advanced Concepts in Fluorescence Sensing

Part B: Macromolecular Sensing

  • Chris D. Geddes
  • Joseph R. Lakowicz

Part of the Topics in Fluorescence Spectroscopy book series (TIFS, volume 10)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Peter M. Haggie, A.S. Verkman
    Pages 21-40
  3. Tony D James, Seiji Shinkai
    Pages 41-67
  4. Hao Xu, Sarah M. Buck, Raoul Kopelman, Martin A. Philbert, Murphy Brasuel, Eric Monson et al.
    Pages 69-126
  5. Eun Jeong Cho, Manjula Rajendran, Andrew D. Ellington
    Pages 127-155
  6. Petra Turkewitsch, Robert Massé, William S. Powell
    Pages 157-209
  7. Valentine I. Vullev, Hui Jiang, Guilford Jones II
    Pages 211-239
  8. Sonja Draxler
    Pages 241-274
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 277-294

About this book


Topics in Fluorescence Spectroscopy, Advanced Concepts in Fluorescence Sensing Part B: Macromolecular Sensing, is the tenth volume in the popular series Topics in Fluorescence Spectroscopy, edited by Drs. Chris D. Geddes and Joseph R. Lakowicz.

This volume incorporates authoritative macromolecular analytical fluorescence sensing reviews specialized enough to be attractive to professional researchers, yet also appealing to the wider audience of scientists in related disciplines of fluorescence. This volume directly compliments Volume 9 in the series, Part A: Small Molecule Sensing.

Advanced Concepts in Fluorescence Sensing Part B: Macromolecular Sensing is an essential reference for any lab working in the analytical fluorescence sensing field. All academics, bench scientists, and industry professionals wishing to take advantage of the latest and greatest in the continuously emerging field of macromolecular fluorescence sensing will find it an invaluable resource.

Topics in Fluorescence Spectroscopy, Advanced Concepts in Fluorescence Sensing Part B: Macromolecular Sensing topics include:

Protein-based Biosensors with Polarization based Transduction

GFP Sensors

Fluorescent Saccharide Sensors

Fluorescent Pebble Nano-Sensors

Aptamers for Macromolecular Sensing

Molecular Imprinting

Excimer Sensing

About the Editors:

Chris D. Geddes is an Associate Professor of Fluorescence Spectroscopy, Director of the Institute of Fluorescence, and Associate Director of the Center for Fluorescence Spectroscopy at the University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Medical Biotechnology Center, Baltimore. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Fluorescence and both the Editor-in-Chief and Founding Editor of the Who's Who in Fluorescence and Reviews in Fluorescence annual volumes, as well as Executive Director of the Society of Fluorescence. Dr Geddes has published over 100 scientific articles, papers, review articles, books and book chapters on the principles and applications of fluorescence.

Joseph R. Lakowicz is Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, and Director of the Center for Fluorescence Spectroscopy. Dr. Lakowicz has published over 400 scientific articles, has edited numerous books, holds 16 issued patents, and is the author of the widely used text, Principles of Fluorescence Spectroscopy.


Biosensor DNA biology biotechnology protein

Editors and affiliations

  • Chris D. Geddes
    • 1
  • Joseph R. Lakowicz
    • 2
  1. 1.The Institute of Fluorescence Medical Biotechnology CenterUniversity of Maryland Biotechnology InstituteBaltimore
  2. 2.Center for Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Department of Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyUniversity of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimore

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