Journal of Chemical Sciences

, Volume 114, Issue 3, pp 197–201

Synthesis of novel cationic lipids with fully or partially non-scissile linkages between the hydrocarbon chains and pseudoglyceryl backbone

Authors

  • Santanu Bhattacharya
    • Department of Organic ChemistryIndian Institute of Science
  • Saubhik Haldar
    • Department of Organic ChemistryIndian Institute of Science
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF02704263

Cite this article as:
Bhattacharya, S. & Haldar, S. J Chem Sci (2002) 114: 197. doi:10.1007/BF02704263

Abstract

Five novel cationic lipids with fully or partiallynon-scissile linkage regions between the pseudoglyceryl backbone and the hydrocarbon chains have been synthesized. The membrane-forming properties of these new lipids are briefly presented.

Keywords

Cationic lipids non-scissile linkages glycerol backbone membranes gene transfection

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