Novel chemiluminescent detection of chemical warfare simulant

Himali S. Hewage
Karl J. Wallace, University of Southern Mississippi
Eric V. Anslyn

Abstract

A glow assay technology for the detection of a chemical warfare simulant is presented, which is based on modulating the peroxyoxalate chemiluminescence pathway by way of utilising an oximate super nucleophile that gives an "off-on'' glow response.