Selective recognition of the di/trimethylammonium motif by an artificial carboxycalixarene receptor

Thomas Hanauer, Richard J. Hopkinson, Kamal Patel, Yu Li, Danilo Correddu, Akane Kawamura, Vijayalekshmi Sarojini, Ivanhoe K. H. Leung, Tobias Gruber
2017 Organic and biomolecular chemistry  
We report a simple carboxycalixarene that selectively binds molecules containing di/trimethylammonium moieties in isolation, in cell lysates and when incorporated in histone peptides.
doi:10.1039/c6ob02616h pmid:28091667 fatcat:wsvdd4euive4hozjssnwk23wzm