Calixarenes, chemical chameleons

Erik van Dienst, Wouter I. Iwema Bakker, Johan F.J. Engbersen, Willem Verboom, David N. Reinhoudt

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Methods for the synthesis of selectivety functionalized calix[4]arenes have been developed. These functionalized calix[4]arenes have been coupled to cavitands and cyclodextrins. A number of practical applications of calix[4]arenes are described.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)387-392
JournalPure and applied chemistry
Issue number65
Publication statusPublished - 1993


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  • IR-12282

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