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Light opens pathways for nickel catalysis

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The report of a light-activated catalyst that generates usually inaccessible nickel intermediates provides a general strategy that might allow elusive catalytic reactions to be realized. See Letter p.330

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  1. John J. Murphy and Paolo Melchiorre are at the Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ), Tarragona 43007, Spain.

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    •  & Paolo Melchiorre
  2. P.M. is also at the Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies, Barcelona, Spain.

    • Paolo Melchiorre

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