enantiomerically pure

enantiomerically pure

[ə¦nan·tē·ō¦mer·ə·klē ′pyür]
(organic chemistry)
Referring to a sample of molecules having the same chirality. IUPAC discourages use of homchiral as a synonym.
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A farmer who uses the enantiomerically pure from of a synthetic pyrethroid insecticide, form of a synthetic pyrethroid insecticide, for instance, might spray only one-quarter as much as a farmer using the racemate.
The study of stereoselectivity has evolved from issues of diastereoselectivity, through auxiliary-based methods for the synthesis of enantiomerically pure compounds (diastereoselectivity followed by separation and auxiliary cleavage), to asymmetric catalysis.
We are very excited about the future growth of this business, as IEP has demonstrated the introduction of a "green" biocatalytic step in chemical synthesis that can provide significant benefits resulting in the cost efficient, commercial scale production of enantiomerically pure chemical products and intermediates.
Indeed, the stereoselective epoxidation of achiral and chiral allylic alcohols using enantiomerically pure titanium-tartrate complexes is known as the Sharpless reaction.
Recent Advances in the Synthesis of Enantiomerically Pure Compounds.
Feringa has made efficient use of 5-menthyl-oxy-2(5H)-furanones to provide enantiomerically pure synthons through "crystallization induced epimerization".
6,525,210) covering the compositions of matter for chiral phospholanes derived from enantiomerically pure BINOL to The Penn State Research Foundation, a non-profit corporation.
These materials are prepared by polymerizing a monomer mixture containing enantiomerically pure amino acid complexes.
Significant updates over the last 10 years since the publication of the 1st edition include synthesis of enantiomerically pure isomers, novel chemical methodologies, and new pharmaceutical agents targeted at novel biological endpoints.
synthesis and evaluation of enantiomerically pure myxopyronins and
New Chiral Centres from Old: Enantiomerically Pure Compounds & Sophisticated Syntheses
Thoroughly revised, with either entirely new or completely updated contents, this is a practical manual for the small and large-scale preparation of enantiomerically pure products.