Chirality of the two pyrene molecules included in γ-cyclodextrin

Nagao Kobayashi, Rumiko Saito, Yoshihiro Hino, Akihiko Ueno, Tetsuo Osa

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Induced circular dichroism has revealed that β-cyclodextrin accommodates one pyrene molecule with axial inclusion but that γ-cyclodextrin includes two pyrene molecules with S-helicity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)706-707
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1982
Externally publishedYes

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  • Molecular Medicine


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