An optically-active [2]catenane made to order

Peter R. Ashton*, Isobel Iriepa, Mark V. Reddington, Neil Spencer, Alexandra M Z Slawin, J. Fraser Stoddart, David J. Williams

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The self-assembly of an optically-active [2]catenane, incorporating a chiral hydrobenzoin unit in one of its component rings, has been achieved.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4835-4838
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number27
StatePublished - Jul 4 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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