Photons as a 21st century reagent

Bonfield, Holly E. and Knauber, Thomas and Lévesque, François and Moschetta, Eric G. and Susanne, Flavien and Edwards, Lee J. (2020) Photons as a 21st century reagent. Nature Communications, 11. 804. ISSN 2041-1723 (

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A pharmaceutical industry viewpoint on how the fundamental laws of photochemistry are used to identify the parameters required to implement photochemistry from lab to scale. Parameters such as photon stoichiometry and light intensity are highlighted within to inform future publications.