Chemistry

Research report 2004 - Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung

A "Quiet Revolution" - Metathesis of Alkenes and Alkines

Authors

Fürstner, Alois

Departments

Summary
Basic research in organometallic chemistry has led to the discovery of highly selective catalysts for alkene- and alkyne metathesis that are enabling tools for advanced organic synthesis.

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