Association and guest-induced dissociation of a novel α-helix peptide bearing pyrene and γ-cyclodextrin in the side chains

Mohammed Akhter Hossain, Keita Hamasaki, Hisakazu Mihara, Akihiko Ueno

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A designed α-helix peptide, γ-PR17, which bears γ-cyclodextrin (γ-CD) and pyrene units, exhibits both monomer and excimer emissions, indicating that γ-PR17 forms an association dimer that could be dissociated upon addition of hyodeoxycholic acid as a guest for γ-CD.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)252-253
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2000 Jan 1


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