(Matrix Presented) Synthesis of diphenyl cucurbituril (CB) has been achieved via co-oligomerization of diphenyl glycoluril and unsubstituted glycoluril. The unsymmetrically substituted CB, Ph2CB[B], was further converted to a rotaxane incorporating bis(dinitrophenyl)spermine.
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