Self-assembled single-chain oligo(p-phenylene) amphiphiles: reversed micelles, vesicles and gels

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Vladimir Sidorov, Sergey M. Dzekunov, David Abdallah, Bereket Ghebremariam, Paul D. Roepe and Stefan Matile


The diverse supramolecular chemistry of a rigid, T-shaped single-chain amphiphile, including giant vesicles, spherical and tubular reversed micelles, and gels, is described in comparison to that of rigid-rod amphiphiles of different length.


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