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[News article] A green transformation for pharmaceuticals — ScienceDaily

From the news article

Date:November 21, 2014
Source:The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)

Summary:


A more sustainable approach to a bond-forming reaction extensively used in the pharmaceutical and fine chemical industries has now been developed. The team used the solvent-free, catalytic reaction to produce high yields of a wide range of amides, including the antidepressant moclobemide and other drug-like molecules.

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