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Organic: R S nomenclature

  1. Mar 30, 2012 #1
    Can someone tell me how to name BINAP R or S? IT has NO chiral centres and I haven't got a clue of how to name it!!!!!!!!!!
     
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  3. Mar 30, 2012 #2

    chemisttree

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    They are atropisomers.
     
  4. Mar 30, 2012 #3
    Okay. So how do i name them?
     
  5. Apr 1, 2012 #4

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    A good search term would be "axial chirality".
     
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