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Contact: Dr. Rint Sijbesma
r.p.sijbesma@tue.nl
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Eindhoven University of Technology

A Molecular Ripcord

Caption: A catalyst can be switched from a dormant to an active state by pulling on a polymer chain, a "molecular ripcord".

Credit: Rint Sijbesma

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