Parallel β-sheet as a novel template for polymerization of diacetylene

Takeshi Mori, Kenji Shimoyama, Youichi Fukawa, Keiji Minagawa, Masami Tanaka

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The peptide having diacetylene at its side group formed parallel β-sheet structure in crystalline solid, and solid-state polymerization of the diacetylene groups successfully occurred by UV irradiation or heating of the crystal.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)116-117
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 5 2005
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Chemistry


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