An-Najah Blogs :: chemistry An-Najah Blogs :: chemistry en-us Sun, 24 Sep 2017 17:47:42 IST Sun, 24 Sep 2017 17:47:42 IST Palladium(II)-catalyzed dicarboxymethylation of chiral allylic alcohols: Articles This manuscript describes the extension of Stilles palladium-catalyzed olefin dicarbonylation reaction to chiral allylic alcohols with chirality transfer to afford the corresponding chiral alcohol functionalized with bis-carbomethoxy esters containing three contiguous chiral centers in good to excellent diastereoselectivities 7898 Liquid distribution mat made of enhanced cellulosic fibers ArticlesA liquid distribution mat that is a wet-laid mat of enhanced cellulosic fibers that are cellulosic fibers cross-linked in sheet form as well as methods of making the liquid distribution mat The liquid distribution mat has high vertical wicking properties and excellent structural integrity in both wet and dry states The liquid distribution mat is suitable for use in an absorbent article When used in an absorbent article such as a baby diaper the liquid distribution mat rapidly acquires and transports bodily discharges from the point of insult to other regions of the absorbent article thereby maximizing the utilization of the absorbent article