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05 April 2010 - Catalysis
Bähn et al. have demonstrated a new application of the Shvo catalyst with the N-alkylation of indole by hexanol (DOI) . ....
07 April 2010 - Spectroscopy
Diffusion ordered NMR spectroscopy or DOSY NMR, invented by Morris & Johnson in 1992 (DOI DOI), is a 2D-NMR technique d ....
09 April 2010 - Total synthesis
Hodgson et al. have successfully synthesised cubebol, a biomolecule and sesquiterpene of potential use as cooling reagen ....
12 April 2010 - Organic chemistry
In a new concept called traceless bond construction Mundal, Avetta Jr & Thomson form a new carbon-carbon bond in an orga ....
20 April 2010 - organometallic chemistry
CuAAC is an organic reaction that stands for copper-catalysed alkyne-azide-cycloaddition (review:DOI). It is an extensio ....
22 April 2010 - Catalysis
Water splitting is any reaction converting water into hydrogen and oxygen for example by electrolysis. More specifically ....