Resorcinarenes as templates: a general strategy for the synthesis of large macrocycles.

Abstract

The concept that resorcinarenes can be used as templates for the synthesis of large macrocycles is introduced. By way of example, previously inaccessible, aromatic crown ethers compounds are synthesized.

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@article{Li2003ResorcinarenesAT, title={Resorcinarenes as templates: a general strategy for the synthesis of large macrocycles.}, author={Xuehe Li and Thomas G Upton and Corinne L. D. Gibb and Bruce C. Gibb}, journal={Journal of the American Chemical Society}, year={2003}, volume={125 3}, pages={650-1} }