Azobenzene-based chloride transporters with light-controllable activities

Ye Rin Choi, Gyu Chan Kim, Hae Geun Jeon, Jinhong Park, Wan Namkung, Kyu Sung Jeong

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Synthetic chloride transporters containing two urea groups linked through a diazobenzene spacer have been prepared and the trans-to-cis isomerization by light stimulation results in dramatic changes in the chloride transport activities across lipid and cell membranes. 2014

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)15305-15308
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number97
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Nov 11

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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