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Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC08151G, Communication
A main chain poly(crown ether) macromolecule has been cross-linked with a two binding site guest to afford a stimuli-responsive supramolecular polymeric network with pseudo-rotaxane nodes. This network forms gels and...
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC06999A, Communication
We have succeeded in refolding of aggregated recombinant protein from Escherichia coli in hydrated ionic liquids. In a cholinium dihydrogen phosphate containing a limited amount of water molecules, aggregated solid...
Bo Qiao, Yun Liu, Semin Lee, Maren Pink and Amar H Flood
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC08113D, Communication
Anion-templated rotaxanes are a rare class of functional organic molecules capable of novel switching and mechanical behaviors. Yet, investigations of these properties are limited by existing synthetic strategies. We show...
Benyan Xu, Yang An, Yuanyuan Liu, Baibiao Huang, Xiaoyan Qin, Xiaoyang Zhang, Dai Ying and Mike Whangbo
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07849D, Communication
A nonpolar inorganic layered semiconductor becomes an efficient visible-light photocatalyst when its surface layer becomes polar by chemically attaching electron-withdrawing 4-substituted thiophenolates -S-C6H4Z (Z= NO2, COOH, Cl, Br, H, CH3,...
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC06767K, Communication
A cyclometalated gold(III) amphiphile self-assembles into nano-sized micelles in water, displaying a long-lived emissive excited state and in vitro photo-toxicity.
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07313A, Communication
Chiral image contrast is demonstrated using enantiopure Eu(III) complexes that emit right or left-handed circularly polarised light of opposite sign, at selected wavelengths.
Robert W. Harkness, Sladjana Slavkovic, Philip E Johnson and Anthony Mittermaier
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC05576A, Communication
Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) is a powerful technique for measuring tight biomolecular interactions. However, many pharmaceutically relevant ligands are chemically unstable at the high temperatures used in DSC analyses. Thus,...
Longlong Geng, Jinling Song, Yahui Zhou, Yan Xie, Jiahui Huang, Wenxiang Zhang, Luming Peng and Gang Liu
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC05496J, Communication
CeO2 nanorods anchored on mesoporous carbon exhibit high activity and stability in aerobic oxidative coupling of alcohol and amine to imine. The abundant surface Ce3+ and the suitable interaction between...
Kirsten Reuter, Günther Thiele, Thomas Hafner, Frank Uhlig and Carsten von Hänisch
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07520G, Communication
The synthesis of the first hybrid crown ether with two adjacent disilane fragments is described. Coordination experiments and DFT calculation show a considerably higher complexation ability towards Li+ in comparison to [12]crown-4.
Qi Dong, Xiahui Yao, Jingru Luo, Xizi Zhang, Hajin Hwang and Dunwei Wang
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07818D, Communication
Dual redox mediators (RMs) were introduced for Mg-O2 batteries. 1,4-benzoquinone (BQ) facilitates the discharge with an overpotential reduction of 0.3 V. 5,10,15,20-tetraphenyl-21H,23H-porphine cobalt(II) (Co(II)TPP) facilitates the recharge with an overpotential...
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07584C, Communication
Analytical techniques that can be coupled to automated oligosaccharide synthesis platforms are needed to purify to homogeneity protected carbohydrates at levels of ≥99.5% purity.
Rüdiger Bertermann, Holger Braunschweig, Mehmet Ali Celik, Theresa Dellermann and Hauke Kelch
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07741B, Communication
The reaction of the vicinal biscarbenoid Pip–C[triple bond, length as m-dash]C–Pip with dimethyltin dichloride yields a unique tetraamino-substituted cyclobutadienyl system featuring a dative C–Sn interaction.
Chanderpratap Singh, Nikhil S., Anwesha Jana, Ashish Kumar Mishra and Amit Paul
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC90491B, Correction
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC08176B, Communication
We demonstrate a novel design for in situ X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy and in situ Auger electron spectroscopy, and we applied this technique to characterize the evolution of bonding and chemistry during cycling of nanoparticle electrodes.
Xiaobin Wang, Mingyong Sun, Bo Meng, Xiaoyao Tan, Jian Liu, Shaobin Wang and Shaomin Liu
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC06589A, Communication
Herein, we report the in situ synthesis of ZIF-8 membranes on the external surface of asymmetric ZnO–Al2O3 composite hollow fibers.
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC06735B, Communication
A novel biosensor was developed based on the cation-exchange of CuS nanoparticles (NPs) and Cu(I)-based click chemistry of functionalized gold nanoparticles (AuNPs).
Dahao Jiang, Xianyuan Wu, Jun Mao, Jun Ni and Xiaonian Li
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC05860D, Communication
Cu–CeO2/AC catalysts exhibited the highest n-butanol yields (21.6% and nearly 20%) under mild reaction conditions in batch and fixed-bed reactors, respectively, which could be ascribed to the synergy of Cu, CeO2 and the activated carbon support.
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC05485D, Communication
A new triple-layered decacobalt sandwich polyoxometalate has been obtained by partial reductive hydrolysis of an asymmetric pentacobalt polyoxometalate with hydrazine.
Thomas C. Wilson, Greg McSweeney, Sean Preshlock, Stefan Verhoog, Matthew Tredwell, Thomas Cailly and Véronique Gouverneur
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07417K, Communication
The Cu-mediated [123I]iodination of aryl boronic pinacol esters and acids exhibits broad scope and is successfully applied to the labelling of four radiotracers, [123I]DPA-713, [123I]IMPY, [123I]MIBG and [123I]IPEB.
Talita B. Gontijo, Rossimiriam P. de Freitas, Guilherme F. de Lima, Lucas C. D. de Rezende, Leandro F. Pedrosa, Thaissa L. Silva, Marilia O. F. Goulart, Bruno C. Cavalcanti, Claudia Pessoa, Marina P. Bruno, José R. Corrêa, Flavio S. Emery and Eufrânio N. da Silva Júnior
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07054J, Communication
A fully characterized fluorescent lapachone-based BODIPY, a specific mitochondrial-staining agent, is reported.
Michael R. Dent, Ismael López-Duarte, Callum J. Dickson, Phoom Chairatana, Harry L. Anderson, Ian R. Gould, Douglas Wylie, Aurimas Vyšniauskas, Nicholas J. Brooks and Marina K. Kuimova
Chem. Commun., 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC05954F, Communication
A thiophene-based molecular rotor was used to probe ordering and viscosity within artificial lipid bilayers and live cell plasma membranes.
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07801J, Communication
The silver-catalysed reaction of simple ortho-alkynylsalicylaldehydes and alkenes gives complex benzo[de]chromenyl ketones through an unusual cascade process where the starting ortho-alkynylsalicylaldehyde behaves as a bis-diene derivative that participates in two...
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07447B, Communication
Antisense oligonucleotide (AO) mediated exon skipping has been widely explored as a therapeutic strategy for several diseases, in particular, rare genetic disorders such as Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). To date,...
Jorge Albalad, Javier Ariñez, Josè Vidal-Gancedo, Vega Lloveras, Jordi Juanhuix, Inhar Imaz, Núria Aliaga-Alcalde and Daniel Maspoch
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07653J, Communication
Herein we report a water-induced single-crystal to single-crystal transformation that involves the formation of hetero-bimetallic paddlewheel clusters in coordination polymers. Through this transformation, which involves the cleavage and formation of...
You Yu, Yujie Han, Baohua Lou, Ling Ling Zhang, Lei Han and Shaojun Dong
Chem. Commun., 2016, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07466A, Communication
Considerable interest has been focused on miniature biofuel cells (BFCs) because of their portable and implantable possibility. Meanwhile, origami devices with hollow channel will provide a novel insight about the...

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