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Nanotechnology: A molecular assembler

Nature volume 549, pages 336337 (21 September 2017) | Download Citation

The idea of nanometre-scale machines that can assemble molecules has long been thought of as the stuff of science fiction. Such a machine has now been built — and might herald a new model for organic synthesis. See Letter p.374

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  1. T. Ross Kelly and Marc L. Snapper are at the Merkert Chemistry Center, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA.

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