Anion recognition by a silanediol-based receptor.

@article{Kondo2006AnionRB,
  title={Anion recognition by a silanediol-based receptor.},
  author={Shin-Ichi Kondo and Tomomi Harada and Ryoji Tanaka and Masafumi Unno},
  journal={Organic letters},
  year={2006},
  volume={8 20},
  pages={
          4621-4
        }
}
To explore the anion recognition ability of silanol hydroxy groups, a silanediol-based receptor 1 was prepared. Spectroscopic studies and X-ray crystallography revealed that the receptor exhibits the characteristic recognition of anions via two hydrogen bonds in chloroform. 
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