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Diffusion-based studies on the self-stacking and nanorod formation of platinum(II) intercalators

Krause-Heuer, A.M. and Wheate, N.J. and Price, William S. and Aldrich-Wright, Janice R. (2009) Diffusion-based studies on the self-stacking and nanorod formation of platinum(II) intercalators. Chemical Communications (London). pp. 1210-1212. ISSN 0009-241X

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Abstract

Pulsed gradient spin-echo nuclear magnetic resonance diffusion measurements have been used to show that platinum(II)-based intercalating agents self-stack in solution and form nanorods 0.45-3.9 nm in length (at 25 mM); their lengths are dependent on metal complex concentration, salt concentration and solution temperature.