Journal of the American Chemical Society

Under mild reaction conditions with inexpensive cerium and nickel catalysts, easily accessible free alcohols can now be utilized as operationally simple and robust carbon pronucleophiles in selective C(sp3)–C(sp2) cross-couplings.

July 20, 2021

Nature Portfolio Journal

The stabilization of transition metals as isolated centres on suitably tailored carriers with high density is crucial to exploit the technical potential of single-atom heterogeneous catalysts, enabling their maximized productivity in industrial reactors.

July 10, 2021

Two independent Novartis projects, Mic-Drop and MicroCycle, aim to revolutionize early drug discovery while also simultaneously reducing the environmental impact.

June 24, 2021

ACS Infectious Diseases Journal

A novel coumarin-based molecule, designed as a fluorescent surrogate of a thiacetazone-derived antitubercular agent, was quickly and easily synthesized from readily available starting materials.

June 10, 2021

By purchasing the Chemspeed FORMAX robotic platform BABOR, a leading brand in professional skincare, has been taking skincare research to the next level.


June 1, 2011

IBM shows how AI creates new molecules at the shore of Zurich lake with integrated live stream to a Chemspeed FLEX AUTOPLANT


May 31, 2021

ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters

Since the 1990s, concerted attempts have been made to improve the efficiency of medicinal chemistry synthesis tasks using automation. Although impacts have been seen in some tasks, such as small array synthesis and reaction optimization, many synthesis tasks in medicinal chemistry are still manual. 

May 10, 2021

Angewandte Chemie Journal

A dynamic structural behavior of Pt nanoparticles on the ceria surface under reducing/oxidizing conditions was found at moderate temperatures (<500 °C) and exploited to enhance the catalytic activity of Pt/CeO2-based exhaust gas catalysts.

April 12, 2021

Topics in Catalysis Journal

The poisoning of Pd-Pt/Al2O3 and Pd-Pt/CeO2-ZrO2-Y2O3-La2O3 methane oxidation catalysts by SO2 was studied under conditions typical for lean burn gas engines. Regeneration of sulfur-poisoned catalysts was achieved by applying rich conditions at 500 and 550 °C. 

April 5, 2021

Journal of the American Chemical Society

The use of Metal-Organic Frameworks as crystalline matrices for the synthesis of multiple component or multivariate solids by the combination of different linkers into a single material has emerged as a versatile route to tailor the properties of single-component phases or even access new functions. 

March 26, 2021