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Selective Enzymatic Reduction of Aldehydes
AbstractHighly selective enzymatic reductions of aldehydes to the corresponding alcohols was performed using an E. coli JM109 whole cell biocatalyst. A selective enzymatic method for the reduction of aldehydes could provide an eco-compatible alternative to chemical methods. The simplicity, fairly wide scope and the very high observed chemoselectivity of this approach are its most unique features.
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Sello, G.; Orsini, F.; Bernasconi, S.; Di Gennaro, P. Selective Enzymatic Reduction of Aldehydes. Molecules 2006, 11, 365-369.View more citation formats
Sello G, Orsini F, Bernasconi S, Di Gennaro P. Selective Enzymatic Reduction of Aldehydes. Molecules. 2006; 11(5):365-369.Chicago/Turabian Style
Sello, Guido; Orsini, Fulvia; Bernasconi, Silvana; Di Gennaro, Patrizia. 2006. "Selective Enzymatic Reduction of Aldehydes." Molecules 11, no. 5: 365-369.