The scope of the Heck reaction in the synthesis of a novel building block for use in the creation of dynamic combinatorial libraries of potential G-quadruplex ligands. Adam Le Gresley, Uma Gollapalli & Uttam Ghosh The synthesis of anthracene-9-monoacrylamide and anthracen-9,10-bisacrylamide as a small molecule scaffold for a dynamic combinatorial library is reported. G-qudruplex, Dynamic combinatorial library, Anthracene, Heck LeGresley_etal_2009.pdf