A novel [60]fullerene receptor with a Pd(II)-switched bisporphyrin cleft

Masatsugu Ayabe, Atsushi Ikeda, Seiji Shinkai, Shigeru Sakamoto, Kentaro Yamaguchi

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Porphyrin dimer 1, which does not have an inside cavity and cannot interact with [60]fullerene (C60), becomes an excellent C60-acceptor with a large cavity in the presence of a Pd(II) complex.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1032-1033
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Publication statusPublished - May 23 2002
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • General Chemistry
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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