Published Online: 15 DEC 2011
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Encyclopedia of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry
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Bowman-James, K. 2011. Macrocyclic Ligands. Encyclopedia of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry. .
- Published Online: 15 DEC 2011
The main classes of macrocyclic ligands are classified. Emphasis is placed on O and N donors but S, P and As-donors are also included. The macrocyclic effect and anion coordination are both discussed.
- crown ether;