Diastereoselection of chiral acids in a cylindrical capsule

Liam C. Palmer, Yi Lei Zhao, K. N. Houk, Julius Rebek*

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The cylindrical dimeric capsule binds two chiral carboxylic acids with modest selectivity for homochiral or heterochiral pairs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3667-3669
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number29
StatePublished - Aug 7 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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


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