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Molecular containers assembled through the hydrophobic effect

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00191E, Review ArticleJacobs H. Jordan, Bruce C. Gibb
This review focuses on molecular containers formed by assembly processes driven by the hydrophobic effect, and summarizes the progress made in the field over the last ten years.
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Trianionic pincer and pincer-type metal complexes and catalysts

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6325-6369
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00111G, Review ArticleMatthew E. O'Reilly, Adam S. Veige
This review provides a comprehensive examination of the synthesis, characterization, properties, and catalytic applications of trianionic pincer metal complexes.
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Yellow/orange emissive heavy-metal complexes as phosphors in monochromatic and white organic light-emitting devices

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6439-6469
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00110A, Review ArticleCong Fan, Chuluo Yang
This article reviews the development of the yellow/orange emissive heavy-metal complexes used in organic light-emitting devices.
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Design, synthesis and excited-state properties of mononuclear Ru(II) complexes of tridentate heterocyclic ligands

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6184-6197
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00123K, Tutorial ReviewAmlan K. Pal, Garry S. Hanan
Mononuclear Ru(II) complexes of tridentate ligands now exhibit long excited-state lifetimes at room temperature.
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Oxidative etching for controlled synthesis of metal nanocrystals: atomic addition and subtraction

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6288-6310
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00136B, Review ArticleRan Long, Shan Zhou, Benjamin J. Wiley, Yujie Xiong
This review outlines recent progress in oxidative etching that has provided highly important opportunities for controlled synthesis of metal nanocrystals.
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Nanoscopic optical rulers beyond the FRET distance limit: fundamentals and applications

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6370-6404
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60476D, Review ArticleParesh Chandra Ray, Zhen Fan, Rebecca A. Crouch, Sudarson Sekhar Sinha, Avijit Pramanik
This review reports recent advances in the development of long-range nanomaterial-based optical rulers.
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Enzyme-assisted target recycling (EATR) for nucleic acid detection

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6405-6438
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00083H, Review ArticleYulia V. Gerasimova, Dmitry M. Kolpashchikov
Enzyme-assisted target recycling (EATR) is a signal amplification technique that can find application in PCR-free nucleic acid detection.
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Phyllobilins - the abundant bilin-type tetrapyrrolic catabolites of the green plant pigment chlorophyll

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6227-6238
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00079J, Tutorial ReviewOpen Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence&nbsp This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence.Bernhard Krautler
Phyllobilins, the bilin-type chlorophyll catabolites, are a hardly known class of abundant linear tetrapyrroles in de-greening leaves and ripening fruit.
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Point-of-care biochemical assays using gold nanoparticle-implemented microfluidics

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6239-6253
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00125G, Tutorial ReviewJiashu Sun, Yunlei Xianyu, Xingyu Jiang
This review focuses on assaying biomarkers using both gold nanoparticles and microfluidic devices.
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Neutral CH and cationic CH donor groups as anion receptors

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6198-6213
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00115J, Tutorial ReviewJiajia Cai, Jonathan L. Sessler
Neutral and cationic CH hydrogen bond donors have been actively used in various shape persistent macrocycles, foldamers and "molecular machines".
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Organocatalytic Lewis base functionalisation of carboxylic acids, esters and anhydrides via C1-ammonium or azolium enolates

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6214-6226
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00042K, Tutorial ReviewLouis C. Morrill, Andrew D. Smith
This tutorial review highlights the organocatalytic Lewis base functionalisation of carboxylic acids, esters and anhydrides via C1-ammonium/azolium enolates.
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Pyrene-fused pyrazaacenes: from small molecules to nanoribbons

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6311-6324
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00119B, Review ArticleAurelio Mateo-Alonso
This review covers most of the synthetic and application aspects of pyrene-fused pyrazaacenes from 1937 to our days, illustrating that pyrene-fused pyrazaacenes are a widely tuneable and a highly stable platform for developing ribbon-like nitrogenated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons for a broad spectrum of applications.
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Near-infrared light-responsive nanomaterials in cancer therapeutics

1 September, 2014 - 21:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,6254-6287
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00011K, Review ArticleVijayakumar Shanmugam, S. Selvakumar, Chen-Sheng Yeh
Near-infrared light sensitive nanomaterials provide ideal nanoplatforms in site specific noninvasive cancer therapy.
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Graphene-based macroscopic assemblies and architectures: an emerging material system

24 August, 2014 - 19:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00181H, Review ArticleHuai-Ping Cong, Jia-Fu Chen, Shu-Hong Yu
In this critical review, the latest advances on emerging material systems, i.e., graphene-based macroscopic assemblies and architectures including 1D fibers/ribbons, 2D films/papers, 3D network-structured monoliths and their composite counterparts with either polymers or nano-objects are overviewed. The potential applications of these graphene-based macroscopic assemblies and architectures are also discussed.
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Self-assembling small molecules for the detection of important analytes

22 August, 2014 - 18:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00161C, Tutorial ReviewChunhua Ren, Jianwu Zhang, Minsheng Chen, Zhimou Yang
Self-assembling small molecules including those capable of forming hydrogels have been used to detect important analytes.
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Photon upconversion in core-shell nanoparticles

20 August, 2014 - 18:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00151F, Tutorial ReviewXian Chen, Denfeng Peng, Qiang Ju, Feng Wang
This tutorial review highlights recent advances in the development of upconversion core-shell nanoparticles to cater for biological and energy applications.
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First principle chemical kinetics in zeolites: the methanol-to-olefin process as a case study

20 August, 2014 - 18:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00146J, Review ArticleVeronique Van Speybroeck, Kristof De Wispelaere, Jeroen Van der Mynsbrugge, Matthias Vandichel, Karen Hemelsoet, Michel Waroquier
First principle methods to determine chemical kinetics for reactions in zeolites are reviewed and illustrated for the methanol-to-olefin process.
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Lab on upconversion nanoparticles: optical properties and applications engineering via designed nanostructure

20 August, 2014 - 18:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00163J, Review ArticleXiaomin Li, Fan Zhang, Dongyuan Zhao
This review aims to summarize recent progress in optical properties and applications engineering of upconversion nanoparticles via the designed nanostructure.
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Upconverting nanoparticles: a versatile platform for wide-field two-photon microscopy and multi-modal in vivo imaging

18 August, 2014 - 17:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00173G, Tutorial ReviewYong Il Park, Kang Taek Lee, Yung Doug Suh, Taeghwan Hyeon
Upconverting nanoparticles (UCNPs) enable the establishment of a novel UCNP-based platform for wide-field two-photon microscopy and multimodal in vivo imaging.
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Luminescent metal-organic frameworks for chemical sensing and explosive detection

18 August, 2014 - 17:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,5815-5840
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00010B, Review ArticleZhichao Hu, Benjamin J. Deibert, Jing Li
This review provides an update on the photoluminescence properties of LMOFs and their utility in chemical sensing and explosive detection.
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