Superior anion-binding properties of a cryptand-like oligopyrrolic macrocycle

Seong Jin Hong, Jaeduk Yoo, Dae Wi Yoon, Juyoung Yoon, Jong Seung Kim, Chang Hee Lee

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Abstract

Recognition by strapped system: Cryptand-type calix[4]pyrrole are shown to exhibit a highly enhanced affinity towards anionic guests as compared to other reported calix[4]pyrroles (see figure). The results obtained provide some insights as to how calix[4]pyrrole-based anion receptors may be designed to achieve higher affinity and selectivity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)768-772
Number of pages5
JournalChemistry - An Asian Journal
Volume5
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Apr 1

Keywords

  • Anion-binding
  • Anion-π interaction
  • Cryptand calix
  • Enhanced anion affinity
  • [4] pyrrole

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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