Polyselenonium salts: Synthesis through sequential selenium-epoxy 'click' chemistry and Se-alkylation

Taejun Eom, Anzar Khan

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Abstract

With the help of amphiphilic homopolymers, this work explores three new avenues in polymer chemistry: (i) the 'click' nature of the selenium-epoxy reaction, (ii) alkylation of the seleno-ethers as a means to prepare cationic polyelectrolytes, and (iii) the antibacterial activity of polyselenonium salts.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)14271-14274
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Volume56
Issue number91
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020 Nov 25

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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