Journal of Chemical Sciences

, Volume 114, Issue 3, pp 197–201 | Cite as

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

  • Santanu Bhattacharya
  • Saubhik Haldar


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.


Cationic lipids non-scissile linkages glycerol backbone membranes gene transfection 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Santanu Bhattacharya
    • 1
  • Saubhik Haldar
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Organic ChemistryIndian Institute of ScienceBangaloreIndia

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