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No turning back for motorized molecules

Nature volume 534, pages 187188 (09 June 2016) | Download Citation

Two molecular motors have been developed that use chemical energy to drive rotational motion in a single direction. The findings bring the prospect of devices powered by such motors a tantalizing step closer. See Letter p.235

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  1. Jonathan Clayden is at the School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1TS, UK.

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