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A Clicked Bistable [2]Rotaxane

Aprahamian, Ivan and Dichtel, William R. and Ikeda, Taichi and Heath, James R. and Stoddart, J. Fraser (2007) A Clicked Bistable [2]Rotaxane. Organic Letters, 9 (7). pp. 1287-1290. ISSN 1523-7060. doi:10.1021/ol070052u.

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A universal diazide-terminated polyether, incorporating tetrathiafulvalene (TTF, green) and 1,5-dioxynaphthalene (DNP, red) units, was prepared and subsequently employed in the template-directed synthesis of a switchable donor/acceptor [2]rotaxane. The triazole rings (magenta), which are introduced into the rotaxane during requisite click reactions, do not present themselves as competing recognition sites for the tetracationic cyclophane (blue) as it is induced to switch between the TTF unit, when it becomes dicationic (green adorned with yellow extremities), and the DNP unit.

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Additional Information:© 2007 American Chemical Society. Received January 8, 2007. Publication Date (Web): February 28, 2007. This work was supported by the Microelectronics Advanced Research Corporation (MARCO) and its focus center on Functional Engineered NanoArchitectonics (FENA) and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the center for Nanoscale Innovative Defense (CNID).
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Official Citation:A Clicked Bistable [2]Rotaxane Ivan Aprahamian, William R. Dichtel, Taichi Ikeda, James R. Heath, and J. Fraser Stoddart Organic Letters 2007 9 (7), 1287-1290 DOI: 10.1021/ol070052u
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