Transformative binding and release of gold guests from a self-assembled Cu8L4 tube.

@article{Meng2012TransformativeBA,
  title={Transformative binding and release of gold guests from a self-assembled Cu8L4 tube.},
  author={Wenjing Meng and Jack K Clegg and Jonathan R Nitschke},
  journal={Angewandte Chemie},
  year={2012},
  volume={51 8},
  pages={1881-4}
}
The highly specific binding, transformation and protection of chemical compounds are functions associated with biomolecular systems inner phases, pockets of space that are wellisolated from the external environment. A growing number of abiological host molecules have been developed to emulate these functions. Container molecules have been developed that can… CONTINUE READING