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Organic Functional Group Protection and Deprotection
29 September 2014 - Douglass F. Taber

Flow Chemistry: The Direct Production of Drug Metabolites
22 September 2014 - Douglass F. Taber

Alkene Reactions: The Xu/Loh Synthesis of Vitamin A1
15 September 2014 - Douglass F. Taber

C-H Functionalization: The Snyder Synthesis of (+)-Scholarisine A
08 September 2014 - Douglass F. Taber

The Deslongchamps Synthesis of (+)-Cassaine
01 September 2014 - Douglass F. Taber

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