Enzyme-facilitated enantioselective transport of (S)-ibuprofen through a supported liquid membrane based on ionic liquids

Eijiro Miyako, Tatsuo Maruyama, Noriho Kamiya, Masahiro Goto

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Coupling lipase reactions with a supported liquid membrane (SLM) based on ionic liquids showed facilitative and selective permeation of (S)-ibuprofen through the SLM, indicating successful optical resolution of a racemic mixture using the enzyme-facilitative SLM.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2926-2927
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number23
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2003


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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