Supramolecular thermochromism of a dye-appended β-cyclodextrin

Tetsuo Kuwabara, Asao Nakamura, Akihiko Ueno, Fujio Toda

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A β-cyclodextrin derivative 1 bearing a dye moiety reveals thermochromism; the mechanism is based on an equilibrium shift in its host-guest complexation, occurring in the range 25-65 °C in a 10% ethylene glycol aqueous solution.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)689-690
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1994 Dec 1
Externally publishedYes

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  • Molecular Medicine


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