bifunctionalization

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bi- +‎ functionalization

Noun[edit]

bifunctionalization (uncountable)

  1. The process of making something bifunctional
    • 2015 October 3, “Precursor-Directed Combinatorial Biosynthesis of Cinnamoyl, Dihydrocinnamoyl, and Benzoyl Anthranilates in Saccharomyces cerevisiae”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0138972:
      They also illustrate the advantage of biological synthesis to achieve bifunctionalization, as exemplified by several of our bi-halogenated compounds.