supramolecular chemistry

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supramolecular chemistry

[‚sü·prə·mə‚lek·yə·lər ′kem·ə·strē]
(chemistry)
A highly interdisciplinary field covering the chemical, physical, and biological features of complex chemical species held together and organized by means of intermolecular (noncovalent) bonding interactions such as hydrogen bonds, van der Waals forces, and hydrophobic interactions.
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Brexidol utilizes Host-Guest chemistry, or supermolecular chemistry, whose researchers were awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1987.
Brexidol is the first medical application of Host-Guest, or supermolecular chemistry, whose researchers were awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1987.