One hydrogen bond does not a separation make, or does it? Resolution of amines by diacetoneketogulonic acid

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by Nikoletta B. Báthori, Luigi R. Nassimbeni, Jacco van de Streek (University of Copenhagen, Cape Peninsula University of Technology)

Diacetoneketogulonic acid was used to separate primary amines from their racemic modifications and the selectivity of the acid was rationalized by lattice energy calculations and analyzing the weak interactions around the captured amines.

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