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Switchable Amplification of Vibrational Circular Dichroism as a Probe of Local Chiral Structure

Overview of attention for article published in Angewandte Chemie. International Edition, September 2014
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Title
Switchable Amplification of Vibrational Circular Dichroism as a Probe of Local Chiral Structure
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Angewandte Chemie. International Edition, September 2014
DOI 10.1002/anie.201407376
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Authors

Domingos SR, Sanders HJ, Hartl F, Buma WJ, Woutersen S, Domingos, Sérgio R., Sanders, Hans J., Hartl, František, Buma, Wybren J., Woutersen, Sander, Sérgio R. Domingos, Hans J. Sanders, František Hartl, Wybren J. Buma, Sander Woutersen

Abstract

A new method to detect the vibrational circular dichroism (VCD) of a localized part of a chiral molecular system is reported. A local VCD amplifier was implemented, and the distance dependence of the amplification was investigated in a series of peptides. The results indicate a characteristic distance of 2.0±0.3 bonds, which suggests that the amplification is a localized phenomenon. The amplifier can be covalently coupled to a specific part of a molecule, and can be switched ON and OFF electrochemically. By subtracting the VCD spectra obtained when the amplifier is in the ON and OFF states, the VCD of the local environment of the amplifier can be separated from the total VCD spectrum. Switchable local VCD amplification thus makes it possible to "zoom in" on a specific part of a chiral molecule.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
India 1 4%
Unknown 22 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 8 35%
Student > Master 6 26%
Student > Postgraduate 3 13%
Student > Ph. D. Student 3 13%
Professor 1 4%
Other 2 9%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Chemistry 19 83%
Unspecified 2 9%
Physics and Astronomy 2 9%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 27 October 2014.
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#6,692,256
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Outputs from Angewandte Chemie. International Edition
#18,781
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#92,287
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Outputs of similar age from Angewandte Chemie. International Edition
#387
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