Amine functionalized polythiophenes: Synthesis and formation of chiral, ordered structures on DNA substrates

Paul C. Ewbank, Guido Nuding, Hikaru Suenaga, Richard D. McCullough, Seiji Shinkai

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Abstract

Highly regioregular, head-to-tail coupled, 3-(amino functionalized)-polythiophenes can be synthesized by CuO co-catalyzed Stille coupling. Salts of one example are water soluble, and become helically ordered upon addition of DNA.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)155-157
Number of pages3
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume42
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 8 2001
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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