Formation of calixarene monolayers which selectively respond to metal ions

Yuichi Ishikawa, Toyoki Kunitake, Tsutomu Matsuda, Toshio Otsuka, Seiji Shinkai

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Calixarene esters show monolayer behaviour characteristic of their ring size; binding of alkali metal ions to the monolayer is specific.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)736-738
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1989


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  • Molecular Medicine

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