Definition of the halogen bond (IUPAC Recommendations 2013)

  • Desiraju G
  • Ho P
  • Kloo L
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This recommendation proposes a definition for the term “halogen bond”, which designates a specific subset of the inter- and intramolecular interactions involving a halogen atom in a molecular entity.

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  • Gautam R. Desiraju

  • P. Shing Ho

  • Lars Kloo

  • Anthony C. Legon

  • Roberto Marquardt

  • Pierangelo Metrangolo

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