Polymorphism in benzamide

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  • External authors:
  • W. I F David
  • K. Shankland
  • C. R. Pulham
  • N. Blagden
  • M. Song


(Figure Presented) At long last, the crystal structure of the metastable form of benzamide, whose existence has been known of for over 170 years, has finally been solved by using a combination of in situ crystallization, high-speed synchrotron X-ray powder diffraction, and global-optimization methods of structure determination (see picture). © 2005 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA.

Bibliographical metadata

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7032-7035
Number of pages3
JournalAngewandte Chemie - International Edition
Issue number43
Publication statusPublished - 3 Nov 2005