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Ei-ichi Negishi • 2010 Nobel Laureate





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Dr. Negishi
Ei-ichi Negishi
Herbert C. Brown
Distinguished Professor
Organic Chemistry &
Teijin Limited
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Negishi-Brown Institute

Phone: 765-494-5301

Brown Laboratory of Chemistry
Purdue University
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West Lafayette, Indiana
47907-2084, USA


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     Ei-ichi Negishi has been a researcher at Purdue University for more than thirty years. In December 2010, he received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for developing metal-based reactions called palladium-catalyzed cross-coupling, that allow for easy and efficient synthesis of complex organic compounds.

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