Hogberg compounds with a functionalized box-like cavity

Richard J.M. Egberink, Peter L.H.M. Cobben, Willem Verboom, Sybolt Harkema, David N. Reinhoudt

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Preparations of the Högberg compounds (Ia–e) with functionalized box-like cavities, designed for complexation of soft cations like silver and copper(II), are described. The structure of1a was determined by X-ray analysis.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)151-158
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of inclusion phenomena and molecular recognition in chemistry
Publication statusPublished - 1992


  • Högberg compounds
  • Metacyclophane
  • Preorganization


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