Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2015, Article ID 276191, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/276191
Research Article

Theoretical Study on Cyclopeptides as the Nanocarriers for Li+, Na+, K+ and F, Cl, Br

1Department of Chemistry, School of Science, Beijing Technology and Business University, Beijing 100048, China
2Key Laboratory of Green Process and Engineering, Institute of Process Engineering (IPE), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing 100190, China

Received 6 July 2014; Accepted 7 October 2014

Academic Editor: Hanwen Sun

Copyright © 2015 Lili Liu and Shimou Chen. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. S. K. Kim and J. L. Sessler, “Ion pair receptors,” Chemical Society Reviews, vol. 39, no. 10, pp. 3784–3809, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. Y. Kobuke, K. Kobubo, and M. Munakata, “Cooperative metal ion binding by metal organized crown ether,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 117, no. 51, pp. 12751–12758, 1995. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  3. C. A. Kozlowski and J. Kozlowska, “PNP-16-crown-6 derivatives as ion carriers for Zn(II), Cd(II) and Pb(II) transport across polymer inclusion membranes,” Journal of Membrane Science, vol. 326, no. 1, pp. 215–221, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. M. Tang, J. F. Fan, J. Liu, L. J. He, and K. He, “Applications of cyclic peptide nanotubes,” Progress in Chemistry, vol. 22, no. 4, pp. 648–653, 2010. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. D. Ranganathan, “Designer hybrid cyclopeptides for membrane ion transport and tubular structures,” Accounts of Chemical Research, vol. 34, no. 11, pp. 919–930, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. O. Renaudet, G. Dasgupta, I. Bettahi et al., “Linear and branched glyco-lipopeptide vaccines follow distinct cross-presentation pathways and generate different magnitudes of antitumor immunity,” PLoS ONE, vol. 5, no. 6, Article ID e11216, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. L. Wanka, K. Iqbal, and P. R. Schreiner, “The lipophilic bullet hits the targets: medicinal chemistry of adamantane derivatives,” Chemical Reviews, vol. 113, no. 5, pp. 3516–3604, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. A. Späth and B. Knig, “Molecular recognition of organic ammonium ions in solution using synthetic receptors,” Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 6, article 32, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. D. Ranganathan, A. Thomas, V. Haridas et al., “Design, synthesis, and characterization of a novel family of macrocyclic membrane ion-transporting depsipeptides,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 120, pp. 11578–11584, 1998. View at Google Scholar
  10. C. C. Tong, R. Quesada, J. L. Sessler, and P. A. Gale, “meso-Octamethylcalix[4]pyrrole: an old yet new transmembrane ion-pair transporter,” Chemical Communications, no. 47, pp. 6321–6323, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. P. K. Lo and M. S. Wong, “Extended calix[4]arene-based receptors for molecular recognition and sensing,” Sensors, vol. 8, no. 9, pp. 5313–5335, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. H. Chen, L. Gu, Y. Yin, K. Koh, and J. Lee, “Molecular recognition of arginine by supramolecular complexation with calixarene crown ether based on surface plasmon resonance,” International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol. 12, no. 4, pp. 2315–2324, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. Y. A. Ovchinnikov and V. T. Ivanov, “Conformational states and biological activity of cyclic peptides,” Tetrahedron, vol. 31, no. 18, pp. 2177–2209, 1975. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. I. Sainis, D. Fokas, K. Vareli, A. G. Tzakos, V. Kounnis, and E. Briasoulis, “Cyanobacterial cyclopeptides as lead compounds to novel targeted cancer drugs,” Marine Drugs, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 629–657, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. S. Kirmizialtin and R. Elber, “Computational exploration of mobile ion distributions around RNA duplex,” The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 114, no. 24, pp. 8207–8220, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. S. Chowdhury, G. Schatte, and H. B. Kraatz, “A cyclic Fc-histidine conjugate: Synthesis and properties—interactions with alkali metal ions,” European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, no. 5, pp. 988–993, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. A. C. Gucinski, J. Chamot-Rooke, E. Nicol, Á. Somogyi, and V. H. Wysocki, “Structural influences on preferential oxazolone versus diketopiperazine b2+ ion formation for histidine analogue-containing peptides,” The Journal of Physical Chemistry A, vol. 116, no. 17, pp. 4296–4304, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. N. Graf and S. J. Lippard, “Redox activation of metal-based prodrugs as a strategy for drug delivery,” Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, vol. 64, no. 11, pp. 993–1004, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. T. G. Flick, W. A. Donald, and E. R. Williams, “Electron capture dissociation of trivalent metal ion-peptide complexes,” Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 193–201, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. H. Tan, W. Qu, G. Chen, and R. Liu, “Theoretical investigation of the self-assembly of cyclo[(-β3-HGly)4-],” Chemical Physics Letters, vol. 369, no. 5-6, pp. 556–562, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. H. Huang, L. Mu, J. He, and J.-P. Cheng, “A cystine-bearing pseudo-cyclopeptide as a new amphi-receptor,” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 43, no. 12, pp. 2255–2258, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. K. S. Kim, C. Cui, and S. J. Cho, “Novel amphi-ionophores,” The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 102, no. 2, pp. 461–463, 1998. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  23. Y. Zhu, M. Tang, X. Shi, and Y. Zhao, “Quantum chemical study of cyclic dipeptides,” International Journal of Quantum Chemistry, vol. 107, no. 3, pp. 745–753, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  24. M. J. Frisch, G. W. Trucks, H. B. Schlegel et al., Gaussian 03, revision C.02, Gaussian, Inc., Wallingford, Conn, USA, 2004.
  25. A. D. Becke, “Density-functional exchange-energy approximation with correct asymptotic behavior,” The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 98, pp. 5648–5652, 1993. View at Google Scholar
  26. C. Lee, W. Yang, and R. G. Parr, “Development of the Colle-Salvetti correlation-energy formula into a functional of the electron density,” Physical Review B, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 785–789, 1988. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  27. R. S. Mulliken, “Electronic population analysis on LCAO–MO molecular wave functions. I,” The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 23, no. 10, pp. 1833–1840, 1955. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  28. G. Scalmani and V. Barone, “Use of molecular symmetry in the computation of solvation energies and their analytical derivatives by the polarizable continuum model,” Chemical Physics Letters, vol. 301, no. 3-4, pp. 263–269, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  29. M. W. Wong, B. K. Wiberg, and M. J. Frisch, “Medium effect on the structure, energy, charge density, and vibrational frequencies of sulfamic acid,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 114, pp. 523–529, 1992. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar