The largest synthetic molecule
The group's research has been repeatedly highlighted in newspapers like Süddeutsche Zeitung (Munich), Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Frankfurt), Tages-Anzeiger (Zurich) and the like.
For more information on the largest synthetic molecule the group achieved beginning of 2011, please consult the following links:
Molecular Mass: ~200 MDa (or 200.000.000 g/mol)
Number of Atoms: ~ 17 million
Structure perfection: 94.3 %
Diameter: ~ 10nm
Length: up to a few micrometers