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SYNTHESIS OF POLY-(P-ARYLENEETHYNYLENE)S IN NEAT WATER UNDER AEROBIC CONDIT

United States Patent Application

20090326150
A1
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Provided are ethyne synthons comprising boron and related methods. Also provided are related water-soluble arylethynylene polymers capable of being synthesized in neat water under aerobic conditions.
Kang, Youn K. (Daegu, KR), Deria, Pravas (Philadelphia, PA), Therien, Michael J. (Durham, NC)
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia PA)
12/ 394,146
February 27, 2009
STATEMENT OF GOVERNMENT INTEREST [0002] The government may have certain rights in this invention. This work was supported by a grant from the Division of Chemical Sciences, Office of Basic Energy Research, U.S. Department of Energy (DE-FGO2-02ER15299). Additional support was provided by MRSEC (DMR-00-79909) and NSEC (DMR-0425780) Programs of the National Science Foundation.