Specific inhibition of flavin catalyses by a "molecular hinge"

Seiji Shinkai, Gong Xin He, Tsutomu Matsuda, Andrew D. Hamilton, Howard S. Rosenzweig

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An artificial receptor having both a 2,6-diamidopyridine hydrogen bonding site and a naphthalene stacking site selectively quenched (5-deaza) flavin fluorescence and inhibited flavin-mediated photo-oxidation of 1,4-butanedithiol.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5895-5898
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number43
StatePublished - 1989

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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