Texas Tech University

Scientists Facilitate a Union of Nitrogen Into Molecules

Global News Connect

July 15, 2017

Global News Connect - A Rice University laboratory that specializes in synthesizing reagents and middle molecules for a pattern and make of drugs and other excellent chemicals has delivered on a guarantee to generalize a singularity of electrophilic (electron-poor) aminating agents.

Kattamuri pronounced a lab used a essence of an open enclosure of a umpolung reagent for scarcely dual years though any dump in a ability to function, that valid a stability.

"The fake and fatalistic formula presented here consecrate a breakthrough in a margin of carbon-nitrogen bond-formation and will be of substantial seductiveness not usually to fake and medicinal chemists though also to a theoretical, constructional and organometallic communities," Kürti said.

Co-authors are postdoctoral researcher Jun Yin and undergraduate Surached Siriwongsup of Rice; connoisseur tyro Doo-Hyun Kwon and Daniel Ess, an associate highbrow of chemistry and biochemistry, of Brigham Young University; Qun Li of Nanjing University, China; Guigen Li, a Paul Whitfield Horn Professor during Texas Tech University; Muhammed Yousufuddin, a techer of chemistry during a University of North Texas during Dallas; and Paul Richardson and Scott Sutton of Pfizer Worldwide Research and Development in San Diego.

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