A photoresponsive cylindrical ionophore

Seiji Shinkai, Yoshihiro Honda, Yumiko Kusano, Osamu Manabe

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A cylindrical ionophore in which two diaza-crown ethers are linked by two photoresponsive azobenzene pillars changes its binding ability for polymethylenediammonium ions in response to photoirradiation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)848-850
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number15
Publication statusPublished - 1982
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Molecular Medicine


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