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6.Chao XJ, Tang M, Huang R, Huang CH, Shao J, Yan ZY, Zhu BZ* (2019) Targeted Live-Cell Nuclear Delivery of the DNA ‘Light-switching’ Ru(II) Complex via Ion-Pairing with Chlorophenolate Counter-Anions: The Critical Role of Binding Stability and Lipophilicity of the Ion-Pairing Complexes. Nucleic Acids Res. (Accepted)
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