Peroxyoxalate chemiluminescence compound and system

Ji Hoon Lee
Mark A. Schlautman
Elizabeth R. Carraway

Document Type Patent


An unstable, methyl-substituted (1,1 oxaly diimidazole) molecule capable of accelerating the rate at which a material attains maximum chemiluminescence when reacted hydrogen peroxide in the presence of a fluorophore and a method to synthesize such molecules.