Amphotericin B incorporating 2,2'-bipyridine (bpy-AmB) forms a membrane channel exhibiting pH-dependent Ca2+ion permeability with a selective response to Cu2+ions. The coordination structure at bpy sites depends on the pH and metal ions can control the association state of bpy-AmB in the membrane.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
- Ceramics and Composites
- Surfaces, Coatings and Films
- Metals and Alloys
- Materials Chemistry