An X-ray structural investigation has shown that the macrobicyclic host (1), synthesised regiospecifically from 3,4-dihydroxybenzaldehyde (2) in eight steps, forms a deep red 1:1 crystalline complex with Diquat in which the guest dication is encapsulated by the host.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|State||Published - 1985|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine