Towards Controllable Molecular Shuttles - 2

Peter R. Ashton, Richard A. Bissell, Romuald Górski, Douglas Philp, Neil Spencer, J Fraser Stoddart*, Malcolm S. Tolley

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The design and synthesis of a molecular shuttle, in which the two components are a cyclobis(paraquat-p-phenylene) tetracationic macrocycle and a linear polyether chain intercepted by a 2,3,5-trisubstituted indole unit and a hydroquinol residue, and terminated by two 4-tritylphenyl ether functions, are described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)919-922
Number of pages4
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 1992

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry


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