Jump to main content
Jump to site search

Issue 12, 2000
Previous Article Next Article

Metal-driven self assembly of C3 symmetry molecular cages

Author affiliations

Abstract

A series of tris(2-aminoethyl)amine (TREN) derivatives functionalized on the arms with pyridine or methylimidazole ligands bind very strongly to a trisporphyrin derivative via apical coordination, with formation of molecular cages; the strength of the binding (Kb up to 108.8 mol−1 dm3) depends on the structure of the TREN derivative as well as on its coordination to Zn(II).

Back to tab navigation

Publication details

The article was received on 24 Feb 2000, accepted on 10 May 2000 and first published on 31 May 2000


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/B001628O
Chem. Commun., 2000, 1087-1088

  •   Request permissions

    Metal-driven self assembly of C3 symmetry molecular cages

    F. Felluga, P. Tecilla, L. Hillier, C. A. Hunter, G. Licini and P. Scrimin, Chem. Commun., 2000, 1087
    DOI: 10.1039/B001628O

Search articles by author

Spotlight

Advertisements