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An efficient strategy to achieve hydrophilic polymeric silver(I) materials with exceptional antibacterial activity

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Abstract

Three isomeric water-soluble and light-stable silver(I) coordination polymers with a fluorinated carboxylate ligand were prepared by template-controlled method, which show different 2D polymeric coordination structures with a novel layered inorganic connectivity in the solid state. In water solution, they dissociate into several stable polynuclear silver(I) oligomers and exhibit extraordinary antimicrobial activities against selected bacteria.

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The article was received on 07 Sep 2012, accepted on 06 Dec 2012 and first published on 07 Dec 2012


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C2CC36538C
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2013,49, 1270-1272
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    An efficient strategy to achieve hydrophilic polymeric silver(I) materials with exceptional antibacterial activity

    S. Chen, Z. Zhang, Q. Chen, L. Wang, J. Xu, M. He, M. Du, X. Yang and R. A. Jones, Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 1270
    DOI: 10.1039/C2CC36538C

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