Chem. Commun.

A Novel, Rapid, and Sensitive Homogeneous Sandwich Detection Method of Glypican-3 as a Serum Marker for Hepatocellular Carcinoma ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06305A, Communication Naihan Han, Wenshuang Wang, Danrong Lu, Han Wang, xinying ma, Xiaopeng Fan, Fuchuan Li Based on multiple interactions and fluorescence quenching, we report a novel homogeneous detection method for Glypican-3 which shows a series of significant advantages, including low cost, ease of preparation, rapid... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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1,2,4-Triazole-Aided Native Chemical Ligation Between Peptide-N-Acyl-N'-Methyl-Benzimidazolinone and Cysteinyl Peptide ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07817J, Communication Ken Sakamoto, Shugo Tsuda, Hideki Nishio, Taku Yoshiya The 1,2,4-triazole facilitated native chemical ligation (NCL) between peptide-MeNbz (MeNbz: N-acyl-N'-methyl-benzimidazolinone) and cysteinyl peptide in the absence of thiol additives. The method enabled one-pot desulfurization and iodine oxidation after NCL.... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Novel Magnesium-Seamed Organic Nanocapsules with Hierarchical Structural Complexity ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07390A, Communication Chen Zhang, Rahul S Patil, Charles L Barnes, Jerry L Atwood Enhancing hierarchical structural complexities of metal-organic nanocapsules is an effective way of introducing new functions and properties. Herein, we present the synthesis of novel magnesium-seamed C-alkylpyrogallol[4]arene nanocapsules with hierarchical structural... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Aldol condensation of biomass-derived platform molecules over amine-grafted hierarchical FAU-type zeolite nanosheets featuring basic sites ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06375J, Communication Thittaya Yutthalekha, Duangkamon Suttipat , Saros Salakhum, Anawat Thivasasith, Somkiat Nokbin, Jumras Limtrakul, Chularat Wattanakit The superior catalytic performance of amine grafted hiearchical basic FAU-type zeolite nanosheets for aldol condensation of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (5-HMF) and acetone (Ac) has been achieved due to the synergistic effect of... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Guest control of a hydrogen bond-catalysed molecular rotor ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07672J, Communication Gregory Rushton, Erik C Vik, Wiliam G. Burns, Roger David Rasberry, Ken D Shimizu Demonstrated is the control of a molecular rotor using hydrogen bonding guests. With a properly positioned phenol substituent, the N-arylimide rotors can form an intramolecular hydrogen bond that catalyses the... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Calcium Carbonate Crystallisation at Charged Graphite Surfaces ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07441G, Communication Emma Rosanna Ravenhill, Maria Adobes-Vidal, P. R. Unwin Calcium carbonate crystallisation on surfaces has been studied extensively due to its prominence in biomineralisation, but the role of surface charge in nucleation and growth is not well understood. We... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Non-covalent graphene nanobuds from mono- and tripodal binding motifs ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07836F, Communication Marina Garrido, Joaquin Calbo, Laura Rodriguez, Juan Arago, Enrique Orti, Maria Angeles Angeles Herranz, Nazario Martin Graphene nanobuds were prepared via the non-covalent anchoring of C60-based molecules endowed with one or three pyrene units. TGA, FTIR, UV-Vis and TEM investigations confirmed the nanohybrids formation. For the... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Synthesis of an F-BODIPY [2]catenane using the chemistry of bis(dipyrrinato)metal complexes ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07021G, Communication Bilal Nisanci, Sinem Sahinoglu, Esra Tuner, Mustafa Arik, Ibrahim Kani, Arif Dastan, Ozgur Altan Bozdemir Towards highly fluorescent BODIPY based mechanically interlocked molecules via the chemistry of dipyrrins. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Facile synthesis of -C[double bond, length as m-dash]N- linked covalent organic frameworks under ambient conditions ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05779B, Communication San-Yuan Ding, Xiao-Hui Cui, Jie Feng, Gongxuan Lu, Wei Wang We demonstrate a facile approach for the synthesis of -C[double bond, length as m-dash]N- linked covalent organic frameworks under ambient conditions. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A two-photon excitable and ratiometric fluorogenic nitric oxide photoreleaser and its biological applications ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06820D, Communication Xilei Xie, Jilin Fan, Muwen Liang, Yong Li, Xiaoyun Jiao, Xu Wang, Bo Tang We report a two-photon excitable nitric oxide photoreleaser with ratiometric fluorescence variation, its spatiotemporally controlled release and biological applications. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Novel bis-cyclic guanidines as potent membrane-active antibacterial agents with therapeutic potential ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07285F, Communication Peng Teng, Alekhya Nimmagadda, Ma Su, Yuzhu Hong, Ning Shen, Chunpu Li, Ling-Yu Tsai, Jessica Cao, Qi Li, Jianfeng Cai A class of small dimeric cyclic guanidine derivatives was designed to display potent and broad spectrum antibacterial activity. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Mussel-mimetic hydrogels with defined cross-linkers achieved via controlled catechol dimerization exhibiting tough adhesion for wet biological tissues ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07215E, Communication Pengchao Zhao, Kongchang Wei, Qian Feng, Heng Chen, Dexter Siu Hong Wong, Xiaoyu Chen, Chia-Ching Wu, Liming Bian Mussel-mimetic hydrogels possessing ultrahigh adhesion energy on wet biological tissues via enhancing both the interfacial adhesion and bulk cohesion are fabricated. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Fullerene hexa-adduct scaffolding for the construction of giant molecules ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07479D, Feature Article Jean-Francois Nierengarten This feature article shows how fullerene hexa-adduct building blocks have been used to prepare giant dendritic systems in a minimum of synthetic steps and summarizes the applications of the resulting nanostructures. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Synthesis of indanes via carbene-catalyzed single-electron-transfer processes and cascade reactions ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07208B, Communication Yuhuang Wang, Xingxing Wu, Yonggui Robin Chi An NHC-catalyzed cascade reaction involving an SET process and two sequential Michael addition steps for the synthesis of indanes is disclosed. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Highly efficient Cs-based perovskite light-emitting diodes enabled by energy funnelling ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06615E, Communication Yan Fong Ng, Sneha A. Kulkarni, Shayani Parida, Nur Fadilah Jamaludin, Natalia Yantara, Annalisa Bruno, Cesare Soci, Subodh Mhaisalkar, Nripan Mathews Incorporation of phenylethylammonium bromide into a fully inorganic CsPbBr3 perovskite framework led to the formation of quasi-2D perovskites with exceptional energy funnelling via an energy cascade. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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CuOTf-mediated intramolecular diborene hydroarylation ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07371B, Communication Sunewang Rixin Wang, Merle Arrowsmith, Holger Braunschweig, Rian D. Dewhurst, Valerie Paprocki, Lena Winner CuOTf-mediated intramolecular diborene hydroarylation, followed by a [sigma]-bond metathesis between the resulting B-H bond and CuOTf, gives a cyclic sp2-sp3 boryl-substituted boronium triflate. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Morphological diversity of supramolecular polymers of DNA-containing oligopyrenes - Formation of chiroptically active nanosheets ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07511A, Communication Yuliia Vyborna, Stefan Altunbas, Mykhailo Vybornyi, Robert Haner The effect of DNA on the morphology of supramolecular polymers assembled from chimeric DNA-pyrene oligophosphodiesters in water is described. The number of deoxynucleotides determines if the self-assembly yields 1D or... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Aerobic Oxidative [small alpha]-Arylation of Furans with Boronic Acids via Pd(II)-Catalyzed C-C Bond Cleavage of Primary Furfuryl Alcohols: Sustainable Access to Arylfurans ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07111F, Communication Guanghao Huang, Lin Lu, Huanfeng Jiang, BiaoLin Yin Aerobic oxidative [small alpha]-arylation of furans with boronic acids via Pd(II)-catalyzed C-C bond cleavage of primary furfuryl alcohol provides sustainable access to arylfurans. This [small alpha]-arylation protocol opens a new avenue for... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Light harvesting in silicon (111) surfaces using covalently attached protoporphyrin IX dyes ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC04767C, Communication Nicholas Alderman, Lefteris Danos, Liping Fang, Martin Grossel, Tom Markvart We report the photosensitization of crystalline silicon via energy transfer using covalently attached protoporphyrin IX (PpIX) derivative molecules at different distances via changing the diol linker to the surface. The... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A Serendipitous Cascade of Rhodium Vinylcarbenoids with Aminochalcones for the Synthesis of Functionalized Quinolines ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07181G, Communication Kiran Chinthapally, Nicholas P. Massaro, Haylee L. Padgett, Indrajeet Sharma A serendipitous five-step cascade of rhodium vinylcarbenoids with aminochalcones enables a unique synthetic approach to highly functionalized tri- and tetra-cyclic quinolines. The cascade reaction begins with the insertion of aminochalcone... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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An Organoboron Compound with Wide Absorption Spectrum for Organic Solar Cell Application ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07494H, Communication Jun Liu, Fangbin Liu, Zicheng Ding, Lixiang Wang Organoboron compounds offer new approaches to tune electronic structures of [small pi]-conjugated molecules. In this manuscript, an electron acceptor (M-BNBP4P-1) is developed by endcapping an organoboron core unit with two strong... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Exonuclease-assisted target recycling amplification for label-free chemiluminescence assay and molecular logic operations ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06835B, Communication Yongcun Yan, Shuzhen Yue, Tingting Zhao, Baoyu Luo, Sai Bi A versatile exonuclease III (Exo III)-assisted target recycling amplification (Exo-TRA) strategy is demonstrated, achieving label-free and homogeneous chemiluminescence (CL) detection of target DNA. Inspried by this principle, a series of... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Optically active histidin-2-ylidene stabilised gold nanoparticles ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07602A, Communication Adam Young, Christopher Serpell, Jia Min Chin, Michael Reithofer Drawing from the natural amino acid chiral pool, L and D histidines were utilized as chiral NHC ligands in the synthesis of NHC-stabilized chiroptical gold nanoparticles. Centrifugal size selection afforded... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Target and identify: triazene linker helps identify azidation sites of labelled proteins via click and cleave strategy ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07001B, Communication Jonas Lohse, Alexandra Schindl, Natasha Danda, Chris P. Williams, Karl Kramer, Bernhard Kuster, Martin D. Witte, Guillaume Medard A method for identifying probe modification of proteins via tandem mass spectrometry was developed. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Supramolecular assembly of fluorogenic glyco-dots from perylenediimide-based glycoclusters for targeted imaging of cancer cells ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07666E, Communication Ying Liu, Ding-Kun Ji, Lei Dong, Nicolas Galanos, Yi Zang, Jia Li, Sebastien Vidal, Xiao-Peng He Supramolecular self-assembly between perylenediimide-based glycoclusters and a red-emitting fluorophore produces structurally uniform and stable glyco-dots amenable to targeted fluorogenic imaging of liver and triple-negative breast cancer cells. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Nickel-catalyzed acetamidation and lactamization of arylboronic acids ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07055A, Communication Bo Huang, Linwei Zeng, Yangyong Shen, Sunliang Cui A nickel-catalyzed acetamidation and lactamization of arylboronic acids via a one-pot reaction with ynamides and N-hydroxyphthalimide is described. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Effect of buffer at nanoscale molecular recognition interfaces - electrostatic binding of biological polyanions ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11580-11583 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07413A, Communication Ana C. Rodrigo, Erik Laurini, Vania M. P. Vieira, Sabrina Pricl, David K. Smith The electrostatic binding of polyanionic heparin by cationic receptors is highly dependent on the buffer in which the binding assay is carried out. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Direct crystallographic evidence of the reversible photo-formation and thermo-rupture of a coordination bond inducing spin-crossover phenomenon ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11588-11591 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06215J, Communication David Aguila, Pierre Dechambenoit, Mathieu Rouzieres, Corine Mathoniere, Rodolphe Clerac The reversible formation and rupture of a metal-ligand bond in an iron(II) complex was studied using crystallography in relation with its spin-crossover properties. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Influence of size, shape, heteroatom content and dispersive contributions on guest binding in a coordination cage ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC04855F, Communication Susanne Loffler, Axel Wuttke, Bo Zhang, Julian J. Holstein, Ricardo A. Mata, Guido H. Clever Encapsulation of neutral guest molecules inside a self-assembled coordination cage was systematically studied using NMR and MS experiments. Electronic structure calculations reveal substantial contributions of dispersive interactions to binding. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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[(ZnSb6)2]4-: a new structure type for coupled norbornadiene-like subunits ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11600-11602 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07454A, Communication Yi Wang, Peter Zavalij, Bryan Eichhorn The coupled norbornadiene-like dimer [(ZnSb6)2]4- contains planar ZnSb3 triangles and a new structure type for 14-atom clusters. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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FeCl3-Catalyzed synthesis of pyrrolo[1,2-a]quinoxaline derivatives from 1-(2-aminophenyl)pyrroles through annulation and cleavage of cyclic ethers ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11572-11575 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07089F, Communication Zhenyu An, Lianbiao Zhao, Mingzhong Wu, Jixiang Ni, Zhenjie Qi, Guiqin Yu, Rulong Yan A straightforward Fe-catalyzed method for the synthesis of pyrrolo[1,2-a]quinoxalines from 1-(2-aminophenyl)pyrroles and cyclic ethers, which includes functionalization of C(sp3)-H bonds and the construction of C-C and C-N bonds, has been developed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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The effect of centred versus offset interpenetration on C2H2 sorption in hybrid ultramicroporous materials ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11592-11595 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05882A, Communication Alankriti Bajpai, Daniel O'Nolan, David G. Madden, Kai-Jie Chen, Tony Pham, Amrit Kumar, Matteo Lusi, John J. Perry, Brian Space, Michael J. Zaworotko Fine-tuning of hybrid ultramicroporous materials (HUMs) can significantly impact their gas sorption performance. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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From molecular to colloidal manganese vanadium oxides for water oxidation catalysis ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11576-11579 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06840A, Communication Benjamin Schwarz, Johannes Forster, Montaha H. Anjass, Sven Daboss, Christine Kranz, Carsten Streb The conversion of a molecular manganese vanadium oxide into reusable colloidal manganese vanadium oxide particles for water oxidation catalysis is reported. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Size and shape evolution of highly magnetic iron nanoparticles from successive growth reactions ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11548-11551 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06300H, Communication A. J. McGrath, S. Cheong, A. M. Henning, J. J. Gooding, R. D. Tilley Monodisperse iron nanoparticles are synthesized via successive seed-mediated growth reactions. By performing additional growth reactions, the nanoparticles' magnetic character post-surface oxidation is tuned from superparamagnetic to ferromagnetic. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A simple route to 1,4-addition reactions by Co-catalyzed reductive coupling of organic tosylates and triflates with activated alkenes ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11584-11587 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06881F, Communication Jen-Chieh Hsieh, Yi-Hua Chu, Krishnamoorthy Muralirajan, Chien-Hong Cheng An efficient Co-catalyzed 1,4-addition reaction of alkyl/aryl triflates and tosylates with activated alkenes is described. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Controlling G-quadruplex formation via lipid modification of oligonucleotide sequences ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11560-11563 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05693A, Communication Brune Vialet, Arnaud Gissot, Romain Delzor, Philippe Barthelemy G-quadruplexes (G4) represent attractive supramolecular scaffolds. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Sydnone-alkyne cycloaddition: applications in synthesis and bioconjugation ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11515-11527 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06405E, Feature Article Elodie Decuypere, Lucie Plougastel, Davide Audisio, Frederic Taran This feature article aims at providing an overview of the recent developments in sydnone-alkyne cycloadditions. Particular attention has been focused on the strategies for achieving high regiocontrol, milder reaction conditions and applications in the field of click and biorthogonal chemistry. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible-light promoted [gamma]-cyanoalkyl radical generation: three-component cyanopropylation/etherification of unactivated alkenes ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11544-11547 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07347J, Communication Linyong Li, Haoguo Chen, Mingjing Mei, Lei Zhou A photoredox approach to generate distal cyano-substituted alkyl radicals through C-C bond cleavage of cyclobutanone oximes was developed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Carbon oxidation reactions could misguide the evaluation of carbon black-based oxygen-evolution electrocatalysts ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11556-11559 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC04611A, Communication Wang Wang, Jin Luo, Shengli Chen Carbon may suffer severe oxidation during OER, leading to overestimation of the activity of carbon-black based electrocatalysts towards OER. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A modified molecular framework derived highly efficient Mn-Co-carbon cathode for a flexible Zn-air battery ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11596-11599 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC04099G, Communication Hui Cheng, Jun-Min Chen, Qi-Jia Li, Chang-Yuan Su, An-Na Chen, Jia-Xuan Zhang, Zhao-Qing Liu, Yexiang Tong Advanced Co-Mn bimetallic nanoparticles are decorated on high conductivity nitrogen doped carbon nanotubes to serve as the efficient oxygen-catalyst. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Complexity of two-dimensional self-assembled arrays at surfaces ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11528-11539 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06110B, Feature Article Constance R. Pfeiffer, Nicholas Pearce, Neil R. Champness The developing field of complexity in self-assembled systems on surfaces is discussed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Cooperative self-assembly and gelation of organogold(I) complexes via hydrogen bonding and aurophilic Au[three dots, centered]Au interactions ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11552-11555 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05613C, Communication Jiangjun Chen, Zhongxin Zhang, Chengming Wang, Zhao Gao, Zongchun Gao, Feng Wang Organogold(I)-based fibers and gels have been successfully constructed, which involve Au[three dots, centered]Au interactions in the self-assembled structures. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Direct sensing of cancer biomarkers in clinical samples with a designed nanopore ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11564-11567 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06775E, Communication Yao Lin, Yi-Lun Ying, Xin Shi, Shao-Chuang Liu, Yi-Tao Long We introduce a designed nanopore sensor with highly selective DNA probe and an integrated nanofiltration membrane to achieve the direct sensing and quantification of cancer biomarkers in serum samples. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Single Ni sites distributed on N-doped carbon for selective hydrogenation of acetylene ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11568-11571 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC04820C, Communication Xinyao Dai, Zheng Chen, Tao Yao, Lirong Zheng, Yue Lin, Wei Liu, Huanxin Ju, Junfa Zhu, Xun Hong, Shiqiang Wei, Yuen Wu, Yadong Li We prepared single Ni atoms embedded in an N-doped carbon catalyst with the assistance of metal organic frameworks. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Non-planar oligoarylene macrocycles from biphenyl ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11540-11543 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06798D, Communication Antoine Robert, Pierre Dechambenoit, Elisabeth A. Hillard, Harald Bock, Fabien Durola Saddle- and propeller-shaped, partially condensed conjugated macrocycles are synthesized by fourfold Perkin condensation plus fourfold photocyclizations. Their macrocyclic loops are pronouncedly non-planar. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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N-Heterocyclic Carbene-Induced Transmethylation in Tungsten Imido Alkylidene Bistriflates: Unexpected Formation of an N-Heterocyclic Olefin Complex ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07471A, Communication Dominik Imbrich, Wolfgang Frey, Michael R. Buchmeiser The reaction of [W(N-2,6-iPr2C6H3)(CHCMe2Ph)(OTf)2(DME)] (DME = 1,2-dimethoxyethane, OTf = CF3SO3) with the N-heterocyclic carbene (NHC) 1,3-bis(2,4,6-trimethylphenyl)imidazolidin-2-ylidene (IMesH2) leads to DME activation followed by transmethylation and in due consequence to the... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Catalytic Transient Leaving Group for Atom-Economic Synthesis of Allenes from 2-Alkynols ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06866B, Communication Wanli Zhang, Chaofan Huang, Yuan Yuan, Shengming Ma An atom economic approach from readily available propargylic alcohols to allenes, the first carboxylation of propargylic alcohols, has been established. Under the cooperative binary catalysis of Pd and a phosphoric... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Hollow optical fiber induced solar cells with optical energy storage and conversion ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07653C, Communication Jie Ding, Yuanyuan Zhao, Jialong Duan, Yanyan Duan, Qunwei Tang Hollow optical fiber induced dye-sensitized solar cells are made by twisting Ti wire/N719-TiO2 nanotube photoanodes and Ti wire/Pt (CoSe, Pt3Ni) counter electrodes, yielding a maximized efficiency of 0.7% and good... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Versatile Palladium-Catalyzed Double Carbonylation of Aryl Bromides ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07412C, Communication Xiao-Feng Wu, chaoren shen, Cornel Fink, Gabor Laurenczy, Paul Dyson A versatile palladium-catalyzed double carbonylation of aryl bromides has been developed. With Pd(OAc)2/BuPAd2 as the catalyst system and DBU as the base, under relatively low CO pressure, various [small alpha]-ketoamides were... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Perdeuterated and 13C-enriched myo-inositol for DNP assisted monitoring of enzymatic phosphorylation by inositol-3-kinase ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07023C, Communication Maria J Moure, You Zhuo, Geert-Jan Boons, J H Prestegard The synthesis of perdeuterated and 13C enriched myo-inositol is presented. Myo-inositol and its derivatives are of interest as substrates for enzymes producing phosphorylated species with regulatory functions in many organisms.... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Highly Stereoselective Cyclopropanation of Various Olefins with Diazosulfones Catalyzed by Ru(II)-Pheox Complexes ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05951E, Communication Manato Kotozaki, Soda Chanthamath, Ikuhide Fujisawa, Kazutaka Shibatomi, Seiji Iwasa A highly stereoselective cyclopropanation of various olefins with diazosulfones catalyzed by chiral Ru(II)-Pheox complexes was developed to give chiral cyclopropyl sulfones in high yields (up to 99%) with excellent trans-selectivity... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Cyanamide as a prebiotic phosphate activating agent - catalysis by simple 2-oxoacid salts ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07517K, Communication Maria Tsanakopoulou, John D. Sutherland Cyanamide as a fast and efficient prebiotic phosphate activating agent with catalysis by glyoxylate or pyruvate. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Efficient and selective catalysis for hydrogenation and hydrosilation of alkenes and alkynes with PNP complexes of scandium and yttrium ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06417A, Communication Daniel S. Levine, T. Don Tilley, Richard A. Andersen Scandium and yttrium congeneric complexes, supported by a monoanionic PNP ligand, were studied as catalysts for alkene hydrogenation and hydrosilation and alkyne semihydrogenation and semihydrosilation. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Unprecedented rearrangement of diketopyrrolopyrroles leads to structurally unique chromophores ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07310K, Communication Olena Vakuliuk, Shota Ooi, Irena Deperasinska, Olga Staszewska-Krajewska, Marzena Banasiewicz, Boleslaw Kozankiewicz, Oksana Danylyuk, Daniel T. Gryko Red-emitting thieno[2,3-f]isoindole-5,8-diones were prepared via unprecedented skeletal rearrangement of diketopyrrolopyrroles in the presence of trimethylsilyl bromide. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Programmable fusion of liposomes mediated by lipidated PNA ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06058K, Communication A. Rabe, P. M. G. Loffler, O. Ries, S. Vogel Lipidated peptide nucleic acids as tools for efficient liposome fusion at elevated temperatures - in a zipper and a double-zipper fusion design. An potent alternative to DNA-mediated membrane fusion. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Resistive memory devices based on a triphenylamine-decorated non-precious cobalt(II) bis-terpyridine complex ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05806C, Communication Jian-Hong Tang, Tian-Ge Sun, Jiang-Yang Shao, Zhong-Liang Gong, Yu-Wu Zhong The sandwiched devices of a cobalt(II) bis-terpyridine complex display appealing flash-type resistive switching (ON/OFF >103; voltage <+/-3 V). To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Temperature-responsive split aptamers coupled with polymerase chain reaction for label-free and sensitive detection of cancer cells ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06218D, Communication Jinlu Tang, Xiaoxiao He, Yanli Lei, Hui Shi, Qiuping Guo, Jianbo Liu, Dinggeng He, Lv'an Yan, Kemin Wang A label-free and general thermo-controlled split apta-PCR strategy was developed and used for the sensitive and specific detection of cancer cells. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Chromium doped Li2RuO3 as a positive electrode with superior electrochemical performance for lithium ion batteries ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07545F, Communication Shengzhou Liu, Jiali Wang, Zixuan Tian, Qian Li, Xiaoqing Tian, Yanhua Cui, Yin Yang Cr-Doped Li2RuO3 of the Li2Ru1-xCrxO3 (x = 0, 0.02, 0.05, 0.1) series was successfully synthesized and the effect of Cr on the electrochemical performance of Li2RuO3 was systematically investigated. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Palladium-catalyzed denitrogenative functionalizations of benzotriazoles with alkenes and 1,3-dienes ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07543J, Communication Yuanhao Wang, Yuanhe Li, Yijun Fan, Zhiguo Wang, Yefeng Tang Pd-Catalyzed denitrogenative functionalizations of benzotriazoles with alkenes and 1,3-dienes have been developed, which enable the rapid access of diverse ortho-amino styrenes and 2-vinylindolines, respectively. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Complex multiblock bottle-brush architectures by RAFT polymerization ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07241D, Communication Andrew Kerr, Matthias Hartlieb, Joaquin Sanchis, Timothy Smith, Sebastien Perrier The combination of the reversible addition fragmentation chain transfer (RAFT) polymerization R-group grafting from approach and RAFT one-pot acrylamide multiblock methodology is used to synthesise complex bottle-brush architectures. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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High stability of gold nanoparticles towards DNA modification and efficient hybridization via a surfactant-free peptide route ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06827A, Communication Xin-Yi Li, Fu-Yan Feng, Zi-Tong Wu, Yi-Zhen Liu, Xiao-Dong Zhou, Ji-Ming Hu A stable, universal, highly efficient approach to quickly load DNA onto AuNPs is proposed with high DNA utilization, further boosting hybridization. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Double C-S bond formation via C-H bond functionalization: synthesis of benzothiazoles and naphtho[2,1-d]thiazoles from N-substituted arylamines and elemental sulfur ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07366F, Communication Xiaoming Zhu, Yuzhong Yang, Genhua Xiao, Jianxin Song, Yun Liang, Guobo Deng An atom economic and environmentally friendly method for the synthesis of benzothiazoles and naphtho[2,1-d]thiazoles has been developed under metal-free conditions. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Tetraarylsuccinonitriles as mechanochromophores to generate highly stable luminescent carbon-centered radicals ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06913H, Communication Toshikazu Sumi, Raita Goseki, Hideyuki Otsuka This communication reports on the design and synthesis of mechanochromophores with a dynamic covalent system composed of a tetraarylsuccinonitrile skeleton that generate a metastable organic luminescent carbon radical. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A single stranded fluorescent peptide probe for targeting collagen in connective tissues ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06056D, Communication Xiangdong Cai, Zhao Liu, Sha Zhao, Chen Song, Shouliang Dong, Jianxi Xiao A novel single stranded fluorescent collagen mimetic peptide has been constructed by introducing a bulky FAM dye in the central region rather than the N terminus. Without the need for any prior thermal or ultraviolet treatment, the peptide probe can be conveniently applied to specifically target collagen in connective tissues for fluorescence imaging. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Foamed silicon particles as a high capacity anode material for lithium-ion batteries ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06171D, Communication Myungbeom Sohn, Hyeong-Il Park, Hansu Kim The foamed Si particles prepared by a milling-assisted alkaline etching process showed excellent electrochemical performance as an anode for lithium-ion batteries. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Cannabis through the looking glass: chemo- and enantio-selective separation of phytocannabinoids by enantioselective Ultra High Performance Supercritical Fluid Chromatography ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06999E, Communication Giulia Mazzoccanti, Omar H Ismail, Ilaria D'Acquarica, Claudio Villani, Cosimo Manzo, Melissa Wilcox, Alberto Cavazzini, Francesco Gasparrini By using the Inverted Chirality Columns Approach (ICCA) we have developed an enantioselective UHPSFC method to determine the enantiomeric excess (e.e.) for (-)-[capital Delta]9-THC in medicinal marijuana (Bedrocan[registered sign]). The e.e. was... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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D-Serine enzymatic metabolism induced formation of powder-remoldable PAAM-CS hydrogel ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06733J, Communication Shuang Zhang, Qingcong Wei, Yinghui Shang, Qi Zhang, Qigang Wang The metabolism of D-Serine by D-Amino acid oxidase was developed to induce radical polymerization and formation of powder-remoldable PAAM-CS hydrogel. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Silsesquioxane Cage as Fluoride Sensor ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06647C, Communication Supphachok Chanmungkalakul, Vuthichai Ervithayasuporn, Sasikarn Hanprasit, Manlika Masik, Nicha Prigyai, Suda Kiatkamjornwong Pyrene functionalized silsesquioxane cages (PySQ) not only provide significant charge-transfer (CT) fluorescence from pyrene-pyrene excimers with a very large stokes shift ([capital Delta][small lambda] = 143 nm, 69,930 cm-1) in DMSO but... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Rational control of interlayer space inside two-dimensional titanium carbides for highly efficient uranium removal and imprisoning ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06740B, Communication Lin Wang, wuqing tao, Liyong Yuan, Zhi-Rong Liu, Qing Huang, Zhifang Chai, John Gibson, Weiqun Shi Though two-dimensional early transition metal carbides and carbonitrides (MXenes) have attracted extensive interest recently, their superb abilities for various scientific applications always suffer from the very narrow interlayer space inside... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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NIR-Absorbing Dye Functionalized Hollow Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles for Combined Photothermal-Chemotherapy ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07897H, Communication Yuanyuan Zhang, Qiuyu Qu, Xiang Cao, Yanli Zhao Multifunctional hollow mesoporous silica nanoparticles were constructed by firstly loading with doxorubicin and then capping with disulfide linked [small beta]-cyclodextrin followed by the complexation with adamantane functionalized indocyanine dye, showing improved... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Facile synthesis of CoNix nanoparticles embedded in nitrogen-carbon frameworks for highly efficient electrocatalytic oxygen evolution ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07115A, Communication Jiawei Wan, Wenxing Chen, Chen Chen, Qing Peng, Dingsheng Wang, Yadong Li We report a pyrolysis reduction method to prepare highly uniform dispersed CoNix nanoparticles embedded in nitrogen-carbon frameworks. With a proper value of Ni/Co, the obtained CoNi0.37-CN catalyst exhibited excellent property... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Catalyst Free Annulative Thioboration of Unfunctionalized Olefins ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06800J, Communication Chun-Hua Yang, Zhantao Yang, Shiqi Chen, Xixi Chen, Litian Zhang, Huijun Ren A direct and catalyst-free annulative thioboration of unfunctionalized olefins has been developed. In the presence of BCl3 as the sole boron source, the boryl group and thiol group are added... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Correction: Sisters together: co-sensitization of near-infrared emission of ytterbium(III) by BODIPY and porphyrin dyes ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC90394D, Correction Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Hongshan He, James D. Bosonetta, Kraig A. Wheeler, Stanley P. May To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Selective cytotoxicity and luminescence imaging of cancer cells with a dipicolinato-based EuIII complex ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06753D, Communication J. H. S. K. Monteiro, D. Machado, L. M. de Hollanda, M. Lancellotti, F. A. Sigoli, A. de Bettencourt-Dias Four new lanthanide complexes with the ligand dipicNH22- (dipic = dipicolinato) show selective cancer cell toxicity and are used for cell luminescence imaging. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Silver-induced self-immolative Cl-F exchange fluorination of arylsulfur chlorotetrafluorides: synthesis of arylsulfur pentafluorides ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07222H, Communication Benqiang Cui, Shichong Jia, Etsuko Tokunaga, Norimichi Saito, Norio Shibata Cl-F exchange fluorination of (Het)ArSF4Cl without fluorinating reagents is disclosed. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Construction of Sierpinski triangles with the coexistence of C60 or MnPc molecules ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06179J, Communication Xue Zhang, Na Li, Gaochen Gu, Yajie Zhang, Shimin Hou, Yongfeng Wang Sierpinski triangles up to the fourth order were successfully prepared using 4,4[prime or minute][prime or minute]-dicyano-1,1[prime or minute]:3[prime or minute],1[prime or minute][prime or minute]-terphenyl molecules and Fe or Co atoms with the coexistence of the third molecules (C60 or MnPc) on a reconstructed Au(111) substrate. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Th(IV) and Ce(IV) napthylsalophen sandwich complexes: characterization of unusual thorium fluorescence in solution and solid-state ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06868A, Communication E. E. Hardy, K. M. Wyss, J. D. Gorden, I. R. Ariyarathna, E. Miliordos, A. E. V. Gorden The synthesis, characterization, and surprising electronic spectroscopy of two ML2 sandwich complexes, where M = Ce(IV) or Th(IV) and L = napthylsalophen2- are described. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Acid/base-controllable fluorescent molecular switches based on cryptands and basic N-heteroaromatics ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07469G, Communication Ming Cheng, Jing Zhang, Xintong Ren, Shuwen Guo, Tangxin Xiao, Xiao-Yu Hu, Juli Jiang, Leyong Wang Two kinds of fluorescent BMP32C10-based cryptands 1 and 2 have been developed. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Design of encapsulated hosts and guests for highly efficient blue and green thermally activated delayed fluorescence OLEDs based on a solution-process ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06967G, Communication Xinxin Ban, Aiyun Zhu, Tianlin Zhang, Zhiwei Tong, Wei Jiang, Yueming Sun The molecular aggregation and exciton-polaron interaction of the TADF host-guest system were successfully restricted by efficient molecular encapsulation. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A C-HCR assembly of branched DNA nanostructures for amplified uracil-DNA glycosylase assays ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07057H, Communication Jing Wang, Min Pan, Jie Wei, Xiaoqing Liu, Fuan Wang The amplified and selective detection of uracil-DNA glycosylase was enabled by a two-layered cascaded hybridization chain reaction machinery. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Photolysis of polymeric self-assembly controlled by donor-acceptor interaction ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07560J, Communication Tingjuan Qian, Feiyi Chen, Yulan Chen, Yi-Xuan Wang, Wenping Hu A photodegradable polymer was built using a light-inert monomer through self-assembly-mediated donor-acceptor interaction. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Selenoureas for anion binding as molecular logic gates ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07148E, Communication Arianna Casula, Paloma Begines, Alexandre Bettoschi, Jose G. Fernandez-Bolanos, Francesco Isaia, Vito Lippolis, Oscar Lopez, Giacomo Picci, M. Andrea Scorciapino, Claudia Caltagirone The first example of a molecular logic gate based on selenourea/anion host-guest interaction that performs a ternary logic operation using an 1H-NMR easy to read response output is described here. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible light-driven photogeneration of hydrogen sulfide ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06990A, Communication Seung Yeon Yi, Yu Kyung Moon, Sinheui Kim, Sonam Kim, Gyurim Park, Jin Ju Kim, Youngmin You The combined use of a singlet oxygen photosensitizer and 1,3-diarylisobenzothiophene enables efficient generation of hydrogen sulfide at tunable photoirradiation wavelengths. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Chemically reprogrammable metal organic frameworks (MOFs) based on Diels-Alder chemistry ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11461-11464 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06150A, Communication Sana Nayab, Vanessa Trouillet, Hartmut Gliemann, Silvana Hurrle, Peter G. Weidler, Saadia Rashid Tariq, Anja S. Goldmann, Christopher Barner-Kowollik, Basit Yameen We pioneer a new class of reprogrammable MOFs able to switch their interlattice chemistry via a facile Diels-Alder based cycloreversion process. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Dissecting how modular polyketide synthase ketoreductases interact with acyl carrier protein-attached substrates ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11457-11460 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC04625A, Communication Open Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence  This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence. Luisa Moretto, Steven Vance, Brennan Heames, R. William Broadhurst Interaction studies show that KR domains possess a generic binding site for ACP domains and provide evidence that the 5[prime or minute]-phosphopantetheine prosthetic group plays a key role in delivering acyl substrates to the active site in the correct orientation. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Over two-orders of magnitude enhancement of the photocatalytic hydrogen evolution activity of carbon nitride via mediator-free decoration with gold-organic microspheres ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07365H, Communication Qiaoli Zhang, Shengyang Yang, Su-Na Yin, Huaiguo Xue A Pt and mediator free route was developed to achieve binary sized AuNPs in g-C3N4 for enhanced photocatalytic hydrogen generation. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Visible light-driven, magnetically steerable gold/iron oxide nanomotors ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11465-11468 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06327J, Communication Dekai Zhou, Liqiang Ren, Yuguang C. Li, Pengtao Xu, Yuan Gao, Guangyu Zhang, Wei Wang, Thomas E. Mallouk, Longqiu Li Au-Fe2O3 nanorods are propelled by visible light and steered magnetically in dilute H2O2 solutions. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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meso-to-meso 2,5-Pyrrolylene bridged zig-zag porphyrin arrays ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11488-11491 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06793C, Communication Senmiao Zhang, Jun Oh Kim, Yajie Li, Bin Wen, Mingbo Zhou, Shubin Liu, Naoki Aratani, Ling Xu, Dongho Kim, Jianxin Song Novel, zig-zag porphyrin arrays have been constructed in good yields via a stepwise Suzuki-Miyaura cross coupling reaction, and the UV/Vis absorption and emission spectra of these oligomers were red-shifted as the number of the porphyrin units increased. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Silver-mediated oxidative C-H difluoromethylation of phenanthridines and 1,10-phenanthrolines ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11484-11487 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05411D, Communication Sheng-Qing Zhu, Xiu-Hua Xu, Feng-Ling Qing An efficient silver-mediated oxidative C-H difluoromethylation of phenanthridines and 1,10-phenanthrolines with TMSCF2H was developed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Polyoxometalate-based gelating networks for entrapment and catalytic decontamination ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11480-11483 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05657E, Communication Kevin P. Sullivan, Wade A. Neiwert, Huadong Zeng, Anil K. Mehta, Qiushi Yin, Daniel A. Hillesheim, Skanda Vivek, Panchao Yin, Daniel L. Collins-Wildman, Eric R. Weeks, Tianbo Liu, Craig L. Hill A polyoxometalate-based polymer with multifunctional capabilities including rapid gelation and catalytic decontamination of toxic or odorous compounds is realized. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A unimolecular channel formed by dual helical peptide modified pillar[5]arene: correlating transmembrane transport properties with antimicrobial activity and haemolytic toxicity ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11492-11495 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06697J, Communication Pengyang Xin, Yonghui Sun, Huiyuan Kong, Yaodong Wang, Si Tan, Jingjing Guo, Tao Jiang, Wenpei Dong, Chang-Po Chen Five unimolecular channels with different lengths are presented. The varying length of these channels has significant impact on their transport properties. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A water-soluble two-photon ratiometric triarylboron probe with nucleolar targeting by preferential RNA binding ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11476-11479 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06045A, Communication Jun Liu, Shilu Zhang, Chenghua Zhang, Jun Dong, Chengyi Shen, Jiang Zhu, Huajun Xu, Mingkai Fu, Guoqiang Yang, Xiaoming Zhang By functionalizing triarylboron with cyclen, we developed a water-soluble two-photon ratiometric triarylboron probe with nucleolar targeting by preferential RNA binding. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Highly sensitive detection of epidermal growth factor receptor in lung cancer cells by aptamer-based target-/probe-mediated cyclic signal amplification ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11496-11499 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06823A, Communication Dandan Zhang, Fei Ma, Qianyi Zhang, Chun-yang Zhang We develop an antibody-free fluorescence method for the sensitive detection of epidermal growth factor receptor using aptamer-based target-/probe-mediated cyclic signal amplification. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Ionically dispersed Fe(II)-N and Zn(II)-N in porous carbon for acidic oxygen reduction reactions ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11453-11456 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06555H, Communication Sihui Liang, Renjie Chen, Peiwen Yu, Mei Ni, Qiao Zhang, Xiaoling Zhang, Wen Yang A bimetallic Fe, Zn/N/C catalyst with high metal loading, demonstrating high activity for ORR processes in acidic electrolytes. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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The first organocatalytic, ortho-regioselective inverse-electron-demand hetero-Diels-Alder reaction ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11472-11475 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06518C, Communication Joanna Hejmanowska, Marcin Jasinski, Jakub Wojciechowski, Grzegorz Mloston, Lukasz Albrecht The development of the unprecedented ortho-regioselective inverse-electron-demand hetero-Diels-Alder (IEDHDA) reaction is described. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A bowl-shaped sumanene derivative with dense convex-concave columnar packing for high-performance organic field-effect transistors ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11407-11409 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05889F, Communication Beibei Fu, Xueqing Hou, Cong Wang, Yu Wang, Xiaotao Zhang, Rongjin Li, Xiangfeng Shao, Wenping Hu The charge carrier mobility of a sumanene derivative was probed using single-crystal field-effect transistors for the first time. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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ZnO quantum dot-decorated carbon nanofibers derived from electrospun ZIF-8/PVA nanofibers for high-performance energy storage electrodes ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11441-11444 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05206E, Communication Gyeongseop Lee, Young Deok Seo, Jyongsik Jang We for the first time prepared hybrid structures of ZnO QDs@carbons and carbon nanofibers using electrospun MOF materials and evaluated their electrochemical performances. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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A versatile covalent organic framework-based platform for sensing biomolecules ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11469-11471 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06244C, Communication Wei Li, Cheng-Xiong Yang, Xiu-Ping Yan A versatile covalent organic framework-based platform was developed for fluorescence turn-on detection of biomolecules. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Synthesis of trinorbornane ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11399-11402 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06273G, Communication Lorenzo Delarue Bizzini, Thomas Muntener, Daniel Haussinger, Markus Neuburger, Marcel Mayor The tetracyclic, chiral, and C2-symmetric structure of trinorbornane (tetracyclo[5.2.2.01,6.04,9]undecane) is synthesized for the first time as a racemic mixture. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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The design of peptide-grafted graphene oxide targeting the actin cytoskeleton for efficient cancer therapy ()
Chem. Commun., 2017, 53,11433-11436 DOI: 10.1039/C7CC06537J, Communication Qilin Yu, Bing Zhang, Jianrong Li, Mingchun Li Graphene oxide (GO) nanosheets grafted with actin targeting and cell penetrating peptides were designed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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