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Tag Archive: Hexacyclinol

Feb 13

Hot news on an old story


Some stories never seem to end. The hexacyclinol story is one of them. Is it over now? I assume most readers will be familiar with the controversy about the two proposed structures of hexacyclinol, the original one (1) and a revised one (2), and about a total synthesis of 1 by James LaClair that was …

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