*Corresponding author:Fabrizio Caldera, Department of Chemistry, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
Received: September 27, 2018; Published: October 09, 2018
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Cyclodextrins (CDs), a family of macrocyclic oligosaccharides, are well known as drug carriers due to their specific structures and properties. Their adequate size and truncated cone-shaped architecture with inner slightly hydrophobic cavity and outer hydrophilic surface provide suitable space for interaction with many types of organic and inorganic compounds, including ions, proteins and oligonucleotides.