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The Organic Approach to Asymmetric Catalysis

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Science  15 Sep 2006:
Vol. 313, Issue 5793, pp. 1584-1586
DOI: 10.1126/science.1131945

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Small organic molecules are increasingly used as asymmetric catalysts, complementing the enzymes and metal complexes traditionally used to make chiral products.