Molecular receptors, which change from a 'closed' form with intramolecular hydrogen bonds to an 'open' form with intermolecular hydrogen bonds with a pteridine guest upon Na+-binding designed on a calixarene platform are described; the conversion process is monitored easily by a fluorescence change in a flavin guest.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 1 1993|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Molecular Medicine