On the helical motif of the complexes created by association of helix-forming schizophyllan (SPG) and helix-forming polythiophene derivatives.

  title={On the helical motif of the complexes created by association of helix-forming schizophyllan (SPG) and helix-forming polythiophene derivatives.},
  author={Shuichi Haraguchi and Youichi Tsuchiya and Tomohiro Shiraki and Kouta Sugikawa and Kazuki Sada and Seiji Shinkai},
  volume={15 42},
pi-Conjugated polymers can finely tune their electrical and optical properties in response to their conformational changes. We believe that a deeper understanding of their higher-order structures will stimulate further development of their applications. We had revealed that one helix-forming natural polysaccharide (SPG) and one polythiophene derivative (PT-1) formed a stable one-dimensional complex and in the polythiophene main chain a helical conformation was induced through the dynamic… 
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