Multivalent, bifunctional dendrimers prepared by click chemistry

Chem Commun (Camb). 2005 Dec 14;(46):5775-7. doi: 10.1039/b512021g. Epub 2005 Nov 4.


Unsymmetrical dendrimers, containing both mannose binding units and coumarin fluorescent units, have been prepared using click chemistry and shown to be highly efficient, dual-purpose recognition/detection agents for the inhibition of hemagglutination.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Acetylene / chemistry
  • Dendrimers / chemistry*
  • Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions
  • Molecular Structure
  • Spectrometry, Mass, Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption-Ionization


  • Dendrimers
  • Acetylene