A Synthetic Receptor for Nicotine from a Dynamic Combinatorial LibraryHamieh, S., Ludlow, R. F., Perraud, O., West, K. R., Mattia, E. & Otto, S., 2-Nov-2012, In : Organic letters. 14, 21, p. 5404-5407 4 p.
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Designing synthetic receptors that bind biologically relevant guests in an aqueous solution remains a considerable challenge. We now report a new synthetic receptor for nicotine, selected from a dynamic combinatorial library, that binds this guest in water at neutral pH through a combination of hydrophobic and pi-pi a interactions.
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|Publication status||Published - 2-Nov-2012|
- CATION-PI INTERACTION, CHEMISTRY, BINDING, RECOGNITION