azacrown ether

azacrown ether

[′az·ə‚krau̇n ′ē·thər]
(organic chemistry)
A crown ether that has nitrogen donor atoms as well as oxygen donor atoms to coordinate to the metal iron.
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The recognition mechanism is attributed to the unique structure of monoazacrown ether attached to AuNPs and metal sandwiches coordinated between two azacrown ether moieties that are attached to separate AuNPs.