Accession Number:

AD0784477

Title:

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

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Report Date:

1974-03-04

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
  • Biomedical Instrumentation and Bioengineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE