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Chapter 2

Chemical Space and the Difference Between Natural Products and Synthetics

Chemical space can be defined as a total descriptor space that encompasses all the small carbon-based molecules that could theoretically be created.1 Chemical space is very vast if not infinite. The vastness of the chemical space can be appreciated by considering that the number of possible computed...

Publication details


Print publication date
21 Oct 2009
Copyright year
2009
Print ISBN
978-0-85404-193-0
PDF eISBN
978-1-84755-989-0
From the book series:
RSC Biomolecular Sciences