Self-assembly of an amphiphilic [2]rotaxane incorporating a tetrathiafulvalene unit

Jan Oskar Jeppesen, Julie Perkins, Jan Becher, J. Fraser Stoddart*

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Abstract

(matrix presented) The template-directed synthesis of a [2]rotaxane, in which a π-electron deficient ring component - cyclobis(paraquat-p-phenylene) - is assembled around a π-electron rich asymmetric monopyrrolotetrathiafulvalene unit on the rod section of an amphiphilic dumbbell component that is terminated by a hydrophilic dendritic stopper at one end and a hydrophobic tetraarylmethane stopper at the other end, is reported.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3547-3550
Number of pages4
JournalOrganic Letters
Volume2
Issue number23
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 16 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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