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Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2021

 

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2021 was awarded jointly to Benjamin List and David W.C. MacMillan "for the development of asymmetric organocatalysis". For further information: https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/chemistry/2021/summary/

Our research group has contributed in this area, as for example with the recent review: Asymmetric organocatalyzed synthesis of coumarin derivatives, published on Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2021, 17, 1952–1980. https://doi.org/10.3762/bjoc.17.128