Host-guest complexation at the electrode/solution interface: The inclusion of an amphiphilic viologen guest by an amphiphilic calix[6]arene host

Anna R. Bernardo, Tianbao Lu, Emilio Córdova, Litao Zhang, George W. Gokel, Angel Kaifer

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The inclusion complexation of several 4,4′-bipyridinium ions by sulfonated calix[6]arenes has been investigated in aqueous media using electrochemical and 1H-NMR spectroscopic techniques.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)529-530
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1 1994


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  • Molecular Medicine

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