Dendritic Macromolecules Incorporating Tetrathiafulvalene Units

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  • Dr. Martin R. Bryce,

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    1. Department of Chemistry, University of Durham, GB-Durham DH1 3LE (UK), Telefax: Int. code + (91)384-4737
    • Department of Chemistry, University of Durham, GB-Durham DH1 3LE (UK), Telefax: Int. code + (91)384-4737
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  • Wayne Devonport,

    1. Department of Chemistry, University of Durham, GB-Durham DH1 3LE (UK), Telefax: Int. code + (91)384-4737
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  • Dr. Adrian J. Moore

    1. Department of Chemistry, University of Durham, GB-Durham DH1 3LE (UK), Telefax: Int. code + (91)384-4737
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  • We thank the SERC for financial support for this work and the Department of Molecular Biology at the University of Odense for obtaining the plasma desorption mass spectra.

Abstract

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Reversible multielectron transfers are observed in dendrimers containing tetrathiafulvalene (TTF) units. The synthesis of compounds such as 1 will pave the way for investigations into charge-transfer interactions in dendrimers.

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