Cholesterol derivatives containing a benzocrown ether moiety or an azobenzene moiety coupled to C-3 of a steroidal moiety through an ester linkage are synthesized; some of them act as thermally reversible gelators of organic fluids and show novel light- and metal-responsive functions.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 1 1991|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Molecular Medicine