Complex compounds in which a dumbbell shaped molecule is encircled by a macrocycle. They are named after rota (wheel) and axis (axle). Notation with a prefix is used to indicate the number of interlocked components. They have potential use in nanotechnology. rotaxanes have been made with cyclodextrins and CYCLIC ethers.


Images

of a <b>rotaxane</b>

of a rotaxane
en.wikipedia.org

<b>Rotaxane</b> - Wikipedia, the free

Rotaxane - Wikipedia, the free
en.wikipedia.org

<b>Rotaxane</b> - Wikipedia, the free

Rotaxane - Wikipedia, the free
en.wikipedia.org

The [2]<b>rotaxane</b> is formed in

The [2]rotaxane is formed in
www.catenane.net

The JKMS Group | <b>Rotaxanes</b>

The JKMS Group | Rotaxanes
www-sanders.ch.cam.ac.uk

<b>Rotaxane</b>

Rotaxane
en.wikipedia.org

The <b>rotaxanes</b> were constructed

The rotaxanes were constructed
www.nature.com

to catenanes and <b>rotaxanes</b>

to catenanes and rotaxanes
pubs.rsc.org

Symptoms and diagnosis

Symptoms:

    



We do not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any content in this site. Click here for the full disclaimer.

Last update: September 2014