Supramolecular Amphiphiles: Spontaneous Formation of Vesicles Triggered by Formation of a Charge-Transfer Complex in a Host

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  • Young Jin Jeon,

    1. National Creative Research Initiative Center for Smart Supramolecules and Department of Chemistry, Division of Molecular and Life Sciences Pohang University of Science and Technology San 31 Hyojadong, Pohang 790–784, Republic of Korea, Fax: (+82) 54–279–8129
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  • Parimal K. Bharadwaj Prof. Dr.,

    1. National Creative Research Initiative Center for Smart Supramolecules and Department of Chemistry, Division of Molecular and Life Sciences Pohang University of Science and Technology San 31 Hyojadong, Pohang 790–784, Republic of Korea, Fax: (+82) 54–279–8129
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  • SooWhan Choi Dr.,

    1. National Creative Research Initiative Center for Smart Supramolecules and Department of Chemistry, Division of Molecular and Life Sciences Pohang University of Science and Technology San 31 Hyojadong, Pohang 790–784, Republic of Korea, Fax: (+82) 54–279–8129
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  • Jae Wook Lee Dr.,

    1. National Creative Research Initiative Center for Smart Supramolecules and Department of Chemistry, Division of Molecular and Life Sciences Pohang University of Science and Technology San 31 Hyojadong, Pohang 790–784, Republic of Korea, Fax: (+82) 54–279–8129
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  • Kimoon Kim Prof. Dr.

    1. National Creative Research Initiative Center for Smart Supramolecules and Department of Chemistry, Division of Molecular and Life Sciences Pohang University of Science and Technology San 31 Hyojadong, Pohang 790–784, Republic of Korea, Fax: (+82) 54–279–8129
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  • We gratefully acknowledge the Creative Research Initiative Program of the Korean Ministry of Science and Technology for support of this work and the Brain Korea 21 Program of the Korean Ministry of Education for a graduate studentship (Y.J.J.). We thank Drs. Hee-Joon Kim and Young Ho Ko for helpful suggestions and help, respectively, in the NMR study. We also thank Prof. Hee-Tae Jung of KAIST for helpful discussions on the TEM experiments.

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