A systematic study to neutral, water soluble calix[4]arenes

M.H.B. Grote gansey, Marcel H.B. Grote Gansey, Willem Verboom, David Reinhoudt

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A series of neutral water soluble calix[4]arenes was synthesized via direct chlorosulfonylation followed by reaction with hydroxyl group-containing amines. The solubility of these calix[4]arene sulfonamides in water, as determined by means of UV measurements, varies from ~ 10−5 to 0.31 M.
Original languageUndefined
Pages (from-to)7127-7130
JournalTetrahedron letters
Issue number35
Publication statusPublished - 1994


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  • IR-12297

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