Zn(II) dipicolylamine-based artificial receptor as a new entry for surface recognition of α-helical peptides in aqueous solution

Yasuko Mito-oka, Shinya Tsukiji, Takashi Hiraoka, Noriyuki Kasagi, Seiji Shinkai, Itaru Hamachi

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Abstract

It is clear by CD spectral titration that Zn(II)dipicolylamine-based dinuclear complexes selectively bind and stabilize the α-helix conformation of peptides having two histidine (His) residues at specific positions (H-i and i+4 or i+7 or i+11).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7059-7062
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume42
Issue number40
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 1 2001

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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