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carbodiimide


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Any organic compound of general structure R−N=C=N−R, widely used for forming amide (peptide) or phosphodiester linkages in the laboratory. Water‐soluble carbodiimides, e.g. 1‐ethyl‐3‐(3‐dimethylaminopropyl)carbodiimide, are used to couple carboxylic acid residues ...

Subjects: Chemistry.


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