Molecular recognition: directed hydrogen bonding receptors for acylamino acid carboxylates

Cristina Vicent, Erkang Fan, Andrew D. Hamilton

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A new series of receptors for acylamino acid carboxylates has been synthesized and shown to have increased binding affinity for the substrate as the number of hydrogen bonding groups in the cavity increases.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4269-4272
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number30
StatePublished - Jul 21 1992


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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