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An astrophysically-relevant mechanism for amino acid enantiomer enrichment

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Abstract

The sublimation of low ee amino acids was examined while exploring simple mechanisms by which high ee amino acids can be generated under conditions that exist in space; significant enantioenrichment of a variety of amino acids by sublimation was achieved.

Graphical abstract: An astrophysically-relevant mechanism for amino acid enantiomer enrichment

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Submitted
26 Feb 2007
Accepted
12 Apr 2007
First published
27 Apr 2007

Chem. Commun., 2007, 2578-2580
Article type
Communication

An astrophysically-relevant mechanism for amino acid enantiomer enrichment

S. P. Fletcher, R. B. C. Jagt and B. L. Feringa, Chem. Commun., 2007, 2578
DOI: 10.1039/B702882B

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