PerspectiveChemistry

The Direct Approach

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Science  25 May 2007:
Vol. 316, Issue 5828, pp. 1131-1132
DOI: 10.1126/science.1143373

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Summary

Aromatic compounds can be coupled without having to preactivate the reactants. The method is more efficient and generates less waste than other approaches.