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Research article
12 May 2021
Research article |  | 12 May 2021

Exploration of the close chemical space of tryptophan and tyrosine reveals importance of hydrophobicity in CW-photo-CIDNP performances

Felix Torres, Alois Renn, and Roland Riek

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Derivatives of the amino acids tryptophan and tyrosine were studied in their potential to enhance their signal in nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR) by laser-induced dynamic nuclear polarisation (CIDNP). Signal enhancement up to two orders of magnitude was obtained.