2+4 Cycloaddition of fumaric or maleic acid to anthracene produces the novel host molecules (1) and (2) respectively, which readily form inclusion compounds with a variety of solvents, among which acetic acid, as demonstrated by its crystal structure, gives true clathrate formation with encapsulated dimeric guest units.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 1984|
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- Molecular Medicine