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 Latest Publications all publications

Liu, L.; Matile, S. “Anion-π Transaminase Mimics”, Supramol. Chem. 2017, in press.

Verolet, Q.; Dal Molin, M.; Colom, A.; Roux, A.; Guénée, L.; Sakai, N.; Matile, S. “Twisted Push-Pull Probes with Turn-On Sulfide Donors”, Helv. Chim. Acta 2017, in press.

Soleimanpour, S.; Colom, A.; Derivery, E.; Gonzalez-Gaitan, M.; Roux, A.; Sakai, N.; Matile, S. “Headgroup Engineering in Mechanosensitive Membrane Probes”, Chem. Commun. 2016, in press.

 What's New

Nov: Anion-π catalysis also in ChemistryViews

Oct: A marvelous article from Karl Collins on anion-π catalysis in Chemistry World.

May: Press releases in Geneva (UniGe and NCCR CB) and Basel (UniBas and NCCR MSE) for the appearance of first anion-π enzyme in ACS Central Science.
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