Hydrogen-bond self-assembly of DNA-analogues into hexameric rosettes

Chem Commun (Camb). 2005 Nov 21;(43):5441-3. doi: 10.1039/b511984g. Epub 2005 Oct 4.


The self-assembly of a DNA-analogue hexameric rosette from triaminopyrimidine and cyanuric acid-based nucleosides, and its subsequent aggregation into rod-like morphologies is reported.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • DNA / chemistry*
  • Hydrogen Bonding
  • Microscopy, Electron, Transmission
  • Models, Molecular
  • Molecular Conformation


  • DNA