Rhodium(III)-catalysed decarbonylative annulation through C –H activation: expedient access to aminoisocoumarins by weak coordination
Chem. Commun., 2018,54,11889-11892 DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07167E, CommunicationSivakalai Mayakrishnan, Yuvaraj Arun, Narayanan Uma Maheswari, Paramasivan Thirumalai Perumal Rh-Catalysed decarbonylative annulation of isatoic anhydrides with alkynes through C –H activation for the direct synthesis of 8-aminoisocoumarins has been developed. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 18, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Sivakalai Mayakrishnan Source Type: research

Dual-modal in vivo fluorescence and photoacoustic imaging using a heterodimeric peptide
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06774K, CommunicationJing Chen, Zhenghong Gao, Gaoming Li, Thomas D. Wang Dual fluorescence and photoacoustic imaging with an IRDye800 labeled heterodimeric peptide on human esophageal xenograft tumorsin vivo. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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Synthesis of symmetrical and unsymmetrical triarylpyrylium ions via an inverse electron demand Diels –Alder reaction
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06444J, CommunicationC. T. Fathimath Salfeena, Basavaraja, K. T. Ashitha, V. Praveen Kumar, Sunil Varughese, Cherumuttathu H. Suresh, B. S. Sasidhar One-pot, scalable synthesis of symmetrical and unsymmetrical 2,4,6-triarylpyrylium ionsvia a highly regioselective inverse electron demand Diels –Alder (IEDDA) reaction. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 18, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: C. T. Fathimath Salfeena Source Type: research

Phosphorous(V) Lewis acids: water/base tolerant P3-trimethylated trications
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06564K, CommunicationJ. M. Bayne, V. Fasano, K. M. Szkop, M. J. Ingleson, D. W. Stephan The water/base intolerance of the previously reported electrophilic phosphonium cations has been overcome by replacing the labile electron-withdrawing groups generally attached to phosphorus (e.g.–F, –OAr, –CF3) with methyl groups. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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Early transition metal-catalyzed C –H alkylation: hydroaminoalkylation for Csp3–Csp3 bond formation in the synthesis of selectively substituted amines
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06445H, Feature ArticleP. M. Edwards, L. L. Schafer Protecting group, directing group, and external oxidant free synthesis of structurally diverse amines. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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NaHS.nH2O-Induced Umpolung: The Synthesis of 2-Acyl-3-aminoindoles from Aryl Methyl Ketones and 2-Aminobenzonitriles
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07599A, CommunicationXiao Geng, Xia Wu, Can Wang, Peng Zhao, You Zhou, Xuan Sun, Ling-Jiao Wang, Wen-Juan Guan, Yan-Dong WU, An-Xin Wu An efficient method for constructing 2-acyl-3-aminoindoles from methyl ketones and 2-aminobenzonitriles is described, in which NaHS.nH2O is used as a novel umpolung reagent for the first time in organic synthesis.... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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Self-assembled adhesive biomaterials formed by a genetically designed fusion protein.
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07475E, CommunicationPulakesh Aich, Jaeyeon An, Byeongseon Yang, Young Ho Ko, Junghyun Kim, James Murray, Hyung Joon Cha, Joon Ho Roh, Kyeng Min Park, Kimoon Kim Here we report a recombinant protein (MS) obtained by genetic fusion of a mussel foot protein (Mfp3) motif into a silk spidroin (MaSp1). The MS not only self-assembled into a... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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Celastrol binds to its target protein via specific noncovalent interactions and reversible covalent bond
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06140H, CommunicationDuo zhang, Ziwen Chen, Caocao Hu, Siwei Yan, Zhuoer Li, Baohuan Lian, Yang Xu, Ding Rong, Zhiping Zeng, Xiao-kun Zhang, YING SU Celastrol is one of the most studied natural products. Our studies show for the first time that celastrol can bind to its target protein via specific noncovalent interactions, that position... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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Coinage Metal Complexes of NHC-stabilized Silyliumylidene Ions
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07754A, CommunicationPhilipp Frisch, Shigeyoshi Inoue The first silyliumylidene ion coinage metal complexes are reported. Treatment of N-heterocyclic carbene (NHC) stabilized silyliumylidene ions (R = m-Ter, Tipp) with transition metal precursors (CuCl, AgOTf, (Me2S)AuCl) yields the... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 18, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Philipp Frisch Source Type: research

Moderate Supercritical Synthesis as a Facile Route to Mixed-Valent Uranium (IV,V) and (V,VI) Silicates
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07789D, CommunicationKristen A Pace, Vladislav Klepov, Gregory Morrison, Hans-Conrad Zur Loye Mixed-valent uranium (IV,V) and (V,VI) phases represent a unique subset of known uranium compounds. Efforts to develop our current understanding of these materials have pointed to hydrothermal methods as effective... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 18, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Kristen A Pace Source Type: research

A Charge-Separated Diamondoid Metal-Organic Framework
We report the synthesis, characterization, and gas adsorption analyses of a new charge-separated metal-organic framework (MOF), UNM-1 (C52H16BCuF16N4), possessing diamondoid structures, assembled from an anionic tetrahedral borate ligand and cationic... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 18, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Sheela Thapa Source Type: research

Rationally tuning the atomic ratio of electrodeposited NiP for greatly enhanced hydrogen evolution in alkaline media
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06975A, CommunicationQian Liu, Chun Tang, Shiyu Lu, Zhuo Zou, Shuang Gu, Yuhuan Zhang, Chang Ming Li Tuning the atomic ratio of an electrodeposited NixPy alloy toward a greatly enhanced hydrogen evolution reaction. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Qian Liu Source Type: research

Cr2O3 nanofiber: a high-performance electrocatalyst toward artificial N2 fixation to NH3 under ambient conditions
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07186A, CommunicationHuitong Du, Xiaoxi Guo, Rong-Mei Kong, Fengli Qu NH3 synthesis heavily depends on energy-intensive Haber-Bosch process with serious carbon emission. Electrocatalytic N2 reduction emerges as an environmentally-benign process for sustainable artificial N2 fixation but requires efficient, stable and... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Huitong Du Source Type: research

Interaction of an imidazolium-2-amidinate (NHC-CDI) zwitterion with zinc dichloride in dichloromethane: role as ligands and C-Cl activation promoters
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07661H, CommunicationMarta Elena Gonzalez Mosquera, Juan Campora, David Sanchez-Roa, Maria Fern ández-Millán, Tomas G. Santiago, Pilar Palma, Tomas Cuenca Adducts of imidazolium carbenes and carbodiimides (NHC-CDI) are emerging as a new class of thermally stable and modular zwitterions with many potential applications. Our study of the interaction of a... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Marta Elena Gonzalez Mosquera Source Type: research

Nickel-catalysed alkylation of C(sp3) –H bonds with alcohols: direct access to functionalised N-heteroaromatics
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06370B, CommunicationMari Vellakkaran, Jagadish Das, Sourajit Bera, Debasis Banerjee Base-metal catalysed C(sp3) –H bond functionalisation of methyl-N-heteroaromatics with alcohols is reported for the first time. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Mari Vellakkaran Source Type: research

Dual-channel near-infrared fluorescent probe for real-time tracking of endogenous γ-glutamyl transpeptidase activity
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07376G, CommunicationBing Bai, Chenxu Yan, Yutao Zhang, Zhiqian Guo, Wei-Hong Zhu We developed a curcuminoid difluoroboron-based fluorescent probe for tracking endogenous GGT activity with dual-channel light-up near-infrared (NIR) imaging. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Bing Bai Source Type: research

Facile synthesis of flower-like morphology Cu0.27Co2.73O4 for a high-performance supercapattery with extraordinary cycling stability
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC04625E, CommunicationShipra Raj, Pradip Kar, Poulomi Roy The partial replacement of Co by Cu in cobaltite in the form of Cu0.27Co2.73O4, with unique flower-like morphology, is found to be very beneficial for supercapacitor –battery hybrid applications. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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Amphiphilic spherical nanoparticles with a nitrogen-enriched carbon-like surface by using β-lactoglobulin as a template
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07532H, CommunicationM. Nuruzzaman Khan, Yoshifumi Orimoto, Hirotaka Ihara A new class of nitrogen-enriched carbon-like nanoparticles and their facile preparation method using size controlled protein aggregates as nano-templates. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: M. Nuruzzaman Khan Source Type: research

[( μ2-H)(η2-Ge4)ZnPh2]3−, an edge-on protonated E4 cluster establishing the first three-center two-electron Ge–H–Ge bond
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06843G, CommunicationThomas Henneberger, Wilhelm Klein, Jasmin V. Dums, Thomas F. F ässler The first example of a protonated and a rare example of a metal complex of the tetrahedral tetrel cluster anion [Ge4]4 − was obtained from a solution of K6Rb6Ge17 in liquid ammonia in the presence of ZnPh2 and [18]crown-6. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Thomas Henneberger Source Type: research

Rapid synthesis of Co3O4 nanosheet arrays on Ni foam by in situ electrochemical oxidization of air-plasma engraved Co(OH)2 for efficient oxygen evolution
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06399K, CommunicationWenling Gu, Liuyong Hu, Xiaoqing Zhu, Changshuai Shang, Jing Li, Erkang Wang Rapid synthesis of Co3O4@NF as an efficient electrocatalyst for the OER by directin situ electrochemical oxidization of air-plasma engraved Co(OH)2@NF. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Wenling Gu Source Type: research

Alkynylbis(alkylidynyl)phosphines: {LnM C}2PCCR
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07166G, CommunicationBenjamin J. Frogley, Anthony F. Hill Synthetic strategies are presented for the formation of alkynylbis(alkylidynyl)phosphines which represent promising building blocks for unsaturated 2- and 3-dimensional assemblies. Parent ethynyl derivatives provide a means for installing further donor functionalities,e.g., AsPh2 as shown. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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3-Homoacyl Coumarins as a Class of All-Carbon 1,3-Dipole Precursor: An Enantioselective Concerted (3+2) Cycloaddition towards Coumarin/Indandione-Fused Spirocyclopentanes
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07271J, CommunicationYi-Ru Chen, Madhusudhan Reddy Ganapuram, Kai-Hong Hsieh, Kai-Han Chen, Praneeth Karanam, Sandip Sambhaji Vagh, Yan-Cheng Liou, Wenwei Lin A new type of all-carbon 1,3-dipole precursor, 3-homoacylcoumarin, was employed for the stereoselective (3+2) cycloaddition with indandione alkylidenes to generate a series of coumarin/indandione-fused spirocyclopentanes bearing four contiguous stereogenic centers.... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Yi-Ru Chen Source Type: research

Correction: Magnetically recoverable Cu0/Fe3O4 catalyzed highly regioselective synthesis of 2,3,4-trisubstituted pyrroles from unactivated terminal alkynes and isocyanides
This article is licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence.Dipak Kumar Tiwari, Mandalaparthi Phanindrudu, Vinod Kumar Aravilli, B. Sridhar, Pravin R. Likhar, Dharmendra Kumar Tiwari To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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Structural effects of ditopic azoprobe –cyclodextrin complexes on the selectivity of guest-induced supramolecular chirality
This article is licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence.Shoji Fujiwara, Kentaro Nonaka, Mai Yamaguchi, Takeshi Hashimoto, Takashi Hayashita Guest-induced supramolecular chirality: the guest ion selectivity was dramatically altered by a slight change in the spacer length of (15C5-Azo-n-dpa)2–γ-CyD complexes in water. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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Redox-dependent conformational changes of a proximal [4Fe –4S] cluster in Hyb-type [NiFe]-hydrogenase to protect the active site from O2
This article is licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence.Noor Dina Muhd Noor, Hiroaki Matsuura, Koji Nishikawa, Hulin Tai, Shun Hirota, Jaehyun Kim, Jiyoung Kang, Masaru Tateno, Ki-Seok Yoon, Seiji Ogo, Shintaro Kubota, Yasuhito Shomura, Yoshiki Higuchi Citrobacter sp. S-77 [NiFe]-hydrogenase harbors a standard [4Fe –4S] cluster proximal to the Ni–Fe active site. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Noor Dina Muhd Noor Source Type: research

Correlating thermochromic and mechanochromic phosphorescence with polymorphs of a complex gold(I) double salt with infinite aurophilicity
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC05210G, CommunicationQi Liu, Mo Xie, Xiaoyong Chang, Qin Gao, Yong Chen, Wei Lu A complex [Au(NHC)2][Au(C N)2] double salt exhibits polymorphic crystalline structures with distinct phosphorescence and variations at Au•••Au distances and ligand-ligand torsion angles. This serves as a model system correlating aurophilicity and... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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A new access route to dimetal sandwich complexes, including a radical anion
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC05204B, CommunicationNicholas S. Labrum, Yaroslav Losovyj, Kenneth G. Caulton A new approach for the synthesis of low valent metal sandwich complexes showing the unanticipated ease with which silylamides can function as leaving groups resulting in a 1D polymer of the repeating unit, [K(18-crown-6)][Cr2(C10H8)2], has been described. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Nicholas S. Labrum Source Type: research

Cu transfer from Amyloid- β4-16 to Metallothionein-3: the role of neurotransmitter Glutamate and Metallothionein-3 Zn(II)-load states
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06221H, CommunicationAlice Santoro, Nina Wezynfeld, Ewelina Stefaniak, Adam Pomorski, Dawid P łonka, Artur Krezel, Wojciech Bal, Peter Faller Copper transfer from Cu(II)Amyloid- β4-16 to human Zn7-Metallothionein-3 can be accelerated by glutamate and by lowering the Zn-load of Metallothionein-3 with EDTA. Glutamate facilitates the Cu(II) release, Zn4-6-Metallothionein-3 react faster. These... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Alice Santoro Source Type: research

Alkylarylation of Styrenes via Direct C(sp3)-Br/C(sp2)-H Functionalization Mediated by Photordox and Copper Cooperative Catalysis
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07587E, CommunicationXin Yong, Ya-Fei Han, Yang Li, Ren-Jie Song, Jin-Heng Li Straightforward access to various substituted 1,1-diarylalkanes by photoredox-catalyzed and copper-promoted 1,2-alkylarylation reaction of styrenes has been developed, which uses α-carbonyl alkyl bromides and N,N-disubstituted anilines as functionalization reagents. In this... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Xin Yong Source Type: research

Tunability of Fluorescent Metal-Organic Frameworks through Dynamic Spacer Installation with Multivariate Fluorophores
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07441K, CommunicationCheng-Xia Chen, Qian-feng Qiu, Mei Pan, Chen-Chen Cao, Neng-Xiu Zhu, Hai-Ping Wang, Ji-Jun Jiang, Zhang-Wen Wei, Cheng-Yong Su Through dynamic spacer installation, five fluorescent metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) have been constructed based on a proto-MOF LIFM-28 and variate ligands as fluorophores. The emissions are tunable by the inserted fluorescent... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Cheng-Xia Chen Source Type: research

Self-assembly of penta-selenopeptides into amyloid fibrils
Chem. Commun., 2018,54,11697-11700 DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06528D, CommunicationRam P. Gokula, Jaladhar Mahato, Harkesh B. Singh, Arindam Chowdhury Here, we report the synthesis of a penta-selenopeptide consisting of five benzyl protected selenocysteine residues. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Ram P. Gokula Source Type: research

Design, synthesis, and applications of DNA –macrocyclic host conjugates
Chem. Commun., 2018,54,11668-11680 DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06716C, Feature ArticleX. Zhou, P. Pathak, J. Jayawickramarajah This review discusses the nascent field of DNA –host conjugates and their applications in advanced self-assemblies, nanostructures, and input-triggered switches. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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Acetamide: a low-cost alternative to alkyl imidazolium chlorides for aluminium-ion batteries
Chem. Commun., 2018,54,11725-11728 DOI: 10.1039/C8CC04468F, CommunicationNicol ò Canever, Nicolas Bertrand, Thomas Nann Acetamide forms a room temperature liquid eutectic with AlCl3, which can be used as a low-cost electrolyte for aluminium-ion batteries. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Nicol ò Canever Source Type: research

Unraveling the isomeric heterogeneity of glycans: ion mobility separations in structures for lossless ion manipulations
Chem. Commun., 2018,54,11701-11704 DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06966B, CommunicationGabe Nagy, Isaac K. Attah, Sandilya V. B. Garimella, Keqi Tang, Yehia M. Ibrahim, Erin S. Baker, Richard D. Smith A new ultrahigh resolution ion mobility platform enables the fast separation and characterization of isomeric glycoforms. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Gabe Nagy Source Type: research

A supramolecular hydrogel for spatial-temporal release of auxin to promote plant root growth
Chem. Commun., 2018,54,11721-11724 DOI: 10.1039/C8CC05999C, CommunicationYaoxia Chen, Xinjing Li, Jing Bai, Fang Shi, Tengyan Xu, Qingqiu Gong, Zhimou Yang An auxin-based hydrogelator linked by a hydrolysable ester bond enabled spatial-temporal release of the plant hormone and significantly promoted root growth. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Yaoxia Chen Source Type: research

Improved performance induced by in situ ligand exchange reactions of copper bipyridyl redox couples in dye-sensitized solar cells
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07191H, CommunicationYujue Wang, Thomas W. Hamann A reversible ligand exchange of the Cu(II) redox shuttle is shown to reduce recombination, leading to excellent performance in DSSCs. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Yujue Wang Source Type: research

Monitoring Alkaline Transitions of Natural Isotopic Abundance Yeast Iso-1 Cytochrome c Using Trimethyllysine as Native NMR Probe
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07605G, CommunicationPeng Sun, Qianwen Wang, Bin Yuan, Qinjun Zhu, Bin Jiang, Conggang Li, Wenxian Lan, Chunyang Cao, Xu Zhang, Maili Liu Spectral overlap makes NMR difficult to be used for mapping conformational profile of heterogeneous conformational ensembles of macromolecule. Here, we apply 1H-14N HSQC experiment to monitor alkaline conformational transitions of... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Peng Sun Source Type: research

Fast response two-photon fluorogenic probe based on Schiff base derivatives for monitoring nitric oxide level in living cells and Zebrafishes
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06698A, CommunicationChenchen Xu, Chenqi Xin, Changmin Yu, Meirong Wu, Jiajia Xu, Wenjing Qin, Yang Ding, Xuchun Wang, Lin Li, Wei Huang Numerous excellent fluorogenic probes for NO detection based on NO-mediated reaction have been developed. However, some of them still suffer from the limitations such as low selectivity, slow responsibility, and... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Chenchen Xu Source Type: research

Correction: A new triazine based π-conjugated mesoporous 2D covalent organic framework: its in vitro anticancer activities
This article is licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence.Sabuj Kanti Das, Snehasis Mishra, Krishnendu Manna, Utpal Kayal, Supratim Mahapatra, Krishna Das Saha, Sasanka Dalapati, G. P. Das, Amany A. Mostafa, Asim Bhaumik To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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Highly active fluorogenic oxidase-mimicking NiO nanozymes
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07062H, CommunicationDai Li, Biwu Liu, Po-Jung Jimmy Huang, Zijie Zhang, Juewen Liu Oxidase-mimicking nanozymes are attractive since they do not require H2O2, but such examples are quite rare. In particular, few can catalyze oxidation of fluorogenic substrates. We herein communicate that NiO... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Dai Li Source Type: research

Azacalixphyrins as NIR photoacoustic contrast agents
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC05851B, CommunicationLucien Lavaud, Simon Pascal, Khaled Metwally, Damien Gasteau, Anabela Da Silva, Zhongrui Chen, Mourad Elhabiri, Gabriel Canard, Denis Jacquemin, Olivier Siri Newly designed aryl-substituted azacalixphyrins are promising contrast agents for photoacoustic imaging upon excitation in the 800 –1000 nm NIR range. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Lucien Lavaud Source Type: research

Correction: Synthesis of Ca(PF6)2, formed via nitrosonium oxidation of calcium
This article is licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence.Evan N. Keyzer, Peter D. Matthews, Zigeng Liu, Andrew D. Bond, Clare P. Grey, Dominic S. Wright To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Evan N. Keyzer Source Type: research

Ruthenium-catalyzed C –H oxygenation of quinones by weak O-coordination for potent trypanocidal agents
This article is licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence.Gleiston G. Dias, Torben Rogge, Rositha Kuniyil, Claus Jacob, Rubem F. S. Menna-Barreto, Eufr ânio N. da Silva Júnior, Lutz Ackermann Ruthenium-catalysis enabled the C-5 selective C –H oxygenation of naphthoquinones, and also set the stage for the site-selective introduction of the hydroxyl group into anthraquinones. A-ring modified naphthoquinoidal compounds represent an... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Gleiston G. Dias Source Type: research

A self-assembled dual-phase composite as a precursor of high-performance anodes for intermediate temperature solid oxide fuel cells
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06911E, CommunicationYefeng Song, Yi-Mei Yin, Linsen Li, Zonghai Chen, Zi-Feng Ma A durable high-performance anode composed of Fe –Cu nano-fibers, a Ruddlesden–Popper layered perovskite and a single perovskite is prepared from a dual-phase precursor. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Yefeng Song Source Type: research

Glycyrrhetinic acid as a hepatocyte targeting unit for an anticancer drug delivery system with enhanced cell type selectivity
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC05175E, CommunicationHardev Singh, Seo Jin Kim, Dong Hoon Kang, Hye-Ri Kim, Amit Sharma, Won Young Kim, Chulhun Kang, Jong Seung Kim Herein, we explore glycyrrhetinic acid (GA) as an active targeting ligand for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) using a small molecule approach. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Hardev Singh Source Type: research

Ultra-stable binder-free rechargeable Li/I2 batteries enabled by “Betadine” chemical interaction
Chem. Commun., 2018, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06848H, CommunicationZhen Meng, Xiaojian Tan, Shunlong Zhang, Hangjun Ying, Xufeng Yan, Huajun Tian, Guoxiu Wang, Wei-Qiang Han ACC/PVP –I2 was employed as a cathode for Li/I2 batteries. The synergistic effect in the cathode enabled superior electrochemical performance of the cells. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Zhen Meng Source Type: research

Recent advances in the sulfonylation of C-H bond with the insertion of sulfur dioxide
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07434H, Feature ArticleGuanyinsheng Qiu, Kaida Zhou, Jie Wu Recent advances in the sulfonylation of C-H bond with the insertion of sulfur dioxide are summarized. Usually, the sulfur dioxide surrogate of DABCO ·(SO2)2 is used, which avoids the utilization of... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Guanyinsheng Qiu Source Type: research

Functionalized ionic liquids membranes for CO2 separation
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07348A, Feature ArticleHongshuai Gao, Lu Bai, Jiuli Han, Bingbing Yang, Suojiang Zhang, xiangping zhang It is imperative to develop efficient, reversible and economic technologies for separating CO2 which mainly comes from flue gas, natural gas and syngas. Membranes based on functionalized ionic liquids (ILs)... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Hongshuai Gao Source Type: research

Structure-inspired design of a sphingolipid mimic sphingosine-1-phosphate receptor agonist from a naturally occurring sphingomyelin synthase inhibitor
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC05595E, CommunicationMahadeva M.M. Swamy, Yuta Murai, Yusuke Ohno, Keisuke Jojima, Akio Kihara, Susumu Mitsutake, Yasuyuki Igarashi, Jian Yu, Min Yao, Yoshiko Suga, Masaki Anetai, Kenji Monde Ginkgolic acid obtained as sphingomyelin synthase inhibitor from plant extract library inspired the concept of sphingolipid mimic. Ginkgolic acid derived N-acyl anilines and ginkgolic acid 2-phosphate (GA2P) mimics ceramide and... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Mahadeva M.M. Swamy Source Type: research

Thiazolidine chemistry revisited: A fast, efficient and stable click-type reaction at physiological pH
This article is licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence.Daniel Bermejo-Velasco, Ganesh N. Nawale, Oommen P. Oommen, J öns Hilborn, Oommen P. Varghese We have rediscovered thiazolidine chemistry facilitated by 1,2-aminothiols and aldehydes as a click-type reaction. We performed a systematic evaluation of the kinetics and stability of thiazolidine product by 1D and... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - October 16, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Daniel Bermejo-Velasco Source Type: research