A Look at Enantiomers and their role in Drugs and Perfumes

There is a strange, fairytale beauty to enantiomers, those evocative “mirror, mirror” molecules so nearly alike in appearance yet sometimes so dissimilar in significance: differences that reveal themselves in pharmacological activity, scent variation, and that fascinating ability to rotate a plane of polarized light in a certain direction. To study them is to bravely follow […]