Takuji Hirose

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Transfer hydrogenation catalyzed by an iridium catalyst with 4,4'-dihydroxy-2,2'-bipyridine (DHBP) in an aqueous formate solution exhibits highly pH-dependent catalytic activity and chemoselectivity.(More)
The enzymatic cleavage of RNA takes place via a cyclic pentacoordinate oxyphosphorane intermediate/transition state. We carried out ab initio investigations on the neutral cyclic oxyphosphorane,(More)