Tuneable DNA-based asymmetric catalysis using a G-quadruplex supramolecular assembly

Stephen Roe, Dougal J. Ritson, Tom Garner, Mark Searle, John E. Moses

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Abstract

Described is the first modular construction of a G-quadruplex chiral catalyst. The key objective was to use G-quadruplex structures to act as chiral ligands that would allow access to either enantiomer of the product of a Diels-Alder reaction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4309-4311
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volume46
Issue number24
DOIs
StatePublished - 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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    Roe, S., Ritson, D. J., Garner, T., Searle, M., & Moses, J. E. (2010). Tuneable DNA-based asymmetric catalysis using a G-quadruplex supramolecular assembly. Chemical Communications, 46(24), 4309-4311. https://doi.org/10.1039/c0cc00194e