New solid forms of artemisinin obtained through cocrystallisation

Shyam Karki, Tomislav Friščić, Laszlo Fabian, William Jones

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New solid forms of the important antimalarial artemisinin have been constructed by cocrystallisation; the difficulty of identifying successful cocrystals formers for artemisinin has been overcome through a mechanochemical screening procedure and the results are compared to predictions based on molecular descriptors obtained from the Cambridge Structural Database (CSD).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4038-4041
Number of pages3
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 5 Aug 2010

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