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Photochromic Coenzyme Q Derivatives: Switching Redox Potentials with Light

Simeth, Nadja Anita , Kneuttinger, Andrea C., Sterner, Reinhard and König, Burkhard (2017) Photochromic Coenzyme Q Derivatives: Switching Redox Potentials with Light. Chemical Science 8, pp. 6474-6483.

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Abstract

Coenzyme Q is an important redox cofactor involved in a variety of cellular processes, and thus found in several cell compartments. We report a photochromic derivative of coenzyme Q that combines the molecular structures of the redox active cofactor and a photochromic dye. Light irradiation triggers an electronic rearrangement reversibly changing the redox potential. We used this effect to ...

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Item type:Article
Date:2017
Institutions:Biology, Preclinical Medicine > Institut für Biophysik und physikalische Biochemie > Prof. Dr. Reinhard Sterner
Chemistry and Pharmacy > Institut für Organische Chemie > Lehrstuhl Prof. Dr. Burkhard König
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10.1039/C7SC00781GDOI
Keywords:Photoswitch, Photochromic compound, Photochromism, Photopharmacology, Redox potential, Coenzyme Q
Dewey Decimal Classification:500 Science > 540 Chemistry & allied sciences
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:36013
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