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The same but different

Nature Chemistry volume 2, pages 165166 (2010) | Download Citation

Electromerism is an unfamiliar concept to many chemists and refers to molecules that are not conventional isomers but instead differ in how the electrons are distributed across their structure. A novel example of such electromers has now been demonstrated.

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  1. Thomas Bally is in the Department of Chemistry, University of Fribourg, Pérolles, CH-1700 Fribourg, Switzerland.

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