Jump to main content
Jump to site search

Issue 26, 2017
Previous Article Next Article

Prediction and experimental validation of solid solutions and isopolymorphs of cytosine/5-flucytosine

Author affiliations

Abstract

A computational search for polymorphs of cytosine, 5-flucytosine and a 1 : 1 mixture of the two substances not only rationalised the preferred packing arrangements but also enabled the finding and characterisation of cytosine/5-flucytosine solid solutions. The structures of the new solid forms were determined by combining laboratory powder X-ray diffraction data and computational modelling.

Graphical abstract: Prediction and experimental validation of solid solutions and isopolymorphs of cytosine/5-flucytosine

Back to tab navigation

Supplementary files

Article information


Submitted
17 May 2017
Accepted
11 Jun 2017
First published
12 Jun 2017

This article is Open Access

CrystEngComm, 2017,19, 3566-3572
Article type
Communication

Prediction and experimental validation of solid solutions and isopolymorphs of cytosine/5-flucytosine

D. E. Braun and U. J. Griesser, CrystEngComm, 2017, 19, 3566
DOI: 10.1039/C7CE00939A

This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Material from this article can be used in other publications provided that the correct acknowledgement is given with the reproduced material.

Reproduced material should be attributed as follows:

  • For reproduction of material from NJC:
    [Original citation] - Published by The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) on behalf of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) and the RSC.
  • For reproduction of material from PCCP:
    [Original citation] - Published by the PCCP Owner Societies.
  • For reproduction of material from PPS:
    [Original citation] - Published by The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) on behalf of the European Society for Photobiology, the European Photochemistry Association, and RSC.
  • For reproduction of material from all other RSC journals:
    [Original citation] - Published by The Royal Society of Chemistry.

Information about reproducing material from RSC articles with different licences is available on our Permission Requests page.


Social activity

Search articles by author

Spotlight

Advertisements