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Method Simplifies Synthesis
Approach can be applied to the production of existing or new pharmaceuticals.
MRI Clarifies Catalyst Interface Activity
Technique offers non-invasive temperature mapping of reaction conditions
Oxygen 'Sponge' Suits Redox Reactions
Catalytic converters for cars, sensors, fuel cells and rechargeable batteries could benefit from the transition metal oxide.