Nature Chemistry

(The TQCC of Nature Chemistry is 71. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-03-01 to 2023-03-01.)
Towards the online computer-aided design of catalytic pockets496
Copper atom-pair catalyst anchored on alloy nanowires for selective and efficient electrochemical reduction of CO2429
Chemically stable polyarylether-based covalent organic frameworks380
Molecular spins for quantum computation370
Closed-loop recycling of plastics enabled by dynamic covalent diketoenamine bonds283
Imaging defects and their evolution in a metal–organic framework at sub-unit-cell resolution273
N-heterocyclic carbene-functionalized magic-number gold nanoclusters246
Circular chemistry to enable a circular economy238
Prevention of dendrite growth and volume expansion to give high-performance aprotic bimetallic Li-Na alloy–O2 batteries235
Identifying the components of the solid–electrolyte interphase in Li-ion batteries228
Molecular engineering of organic–inorganic hybrid perovskites quantum wells209
Targeted photoredox catalysis in cancer cells196
On-water surface synthesis of crystalline, few-layer two-dimensional polymers assisted by surfactant monolayers187
A general strategy to develop cell permeable and fluorogenic probes for multicolour nanoscopy177
Identification of the strong Brønsted acid site in a metal–organic framework solid acid catalyst160
Efficient and tunable one-dimensional charge transport in layered lanthanide metal–organic frameworks159
A biomimetic receptor for glucose150
Practical and regioselective amination of arenes using alkyl amines146
Liquid–liquid phase separation during amphiphilic self-assembly144
Non-chemisorbed gold–sulfur binding prevails in self-assembled monolayers142
Regio- and diastereoselective intermolecular [2+2] cycloadditions photocatalysed by quantum dots140
Multihole water oxidation catalysis on haematite photoanodes revealed by operando spectroelectrochemistry and DFT138
A general asymmetric copper-catalysed Sonogashira C(sp3)–C(sp) coupling134
Designer DNA architecture offers precise and multivalent spatial pattern-recognition for viral sensing and inhibition134
Photoredox catalysis with aryl sulfonium salts enables site-selective late-stage fluorination132
Shear-induced assembly of a transient yet highly stretchable hydrogel based on pseudopolyrotaxanes131
Fast galvanic lithium corrosion involving a Kirkendall-type mechanism128
Signalling and differentiation in emulsion-based multi-compartmentalized in vitro gene circuits126
Heteromultivalent peptide recognition by co-assembly of cyclodextrin and calixarene amphiphiles enables inhibition of amyloid fibrillation124
Autonomous dynamic control of DNA nanostructure self-assembly123
The photochemical ring-opening of 1,3-cyclohexadiene imaged by ultrafast electron diffraction123
Maleimide–thiol adducts stabilized through stretching117
An alkyl-substituted aluminium anion with strong basicity and nucleophilicity117
Photochemical generation of radicals from alkyl electrophiles using a nucleophilic organic catalyst116
Formation of carbon–nitrogen bonds in carbon monoxide electrolysis115
Diverse compounds from pleuromutilin lead to a thioredoxin inhibitor and inducer of ferroptosis115
Hierarchical organization of perylene bisimides and polyoxometalates for photo-assisted water oxidation109
A nucleophilic gold complex106
Carbopalladation of C–C σ-bonds enabled by strained boronate complexes105
An enzymatic platform for the asymmetric amination of primary, secondary and tertiary C(sp3)–H bonds103
Identification of a Frank–Kasper Z phase from shape amphiphile self-assembly99
An automated platform for the enzyme-mediated assembly of complex oligosaccharides96
Iron(ii) coordination complexes with panchromatic absorption and nanosecond charge-transfer excited state lifetimes96
Controllable catalytic difluorocarbene transfer enables access to diversified fluoroalkylated arenes95
The mechanisms of boronate ester formation and fluorescent turn-on in ortho-aminomethylphenylboronic acids94
The formation of all-cis-(multi)fluorinated piperidines by a dearomatization–hydrogenation process91
Robust gold nanorods stabilized by bidentate N-heterocyclic-carbene–thiolate ligands91
Modification and de novo design of non-ribosomal peptide synthetases using specific assembly points within condensation domains90
Mesopolymer synthesis by ligand-modulated direct arylation polycondensation towards n-type and ambipolar conjugated systems89
Asymmetric redox-neutral radical cyclization catalysed by flavin-dependent ‘ene’-reductases89
Tailored silyl ether monomers enable backbone-degradable polynorbornene-based linear, bottlebrush and star copolymers through ROMP82
Incorporation of clusters within inorganic materials through their addition during nucleation steps80
A review and critique of academic lab safety research80
The role of bridging ligands in dinitrogen reduction and functionalization by uranium multimetallic complexes79
Plastics are forever77
Rapid desolvation-triggered domino lattice rearrangement in a metal–organic framework76
Isotherms of individual pores by gas adsorption crystallography73
From alkylarenes to anilines via site-directed carbon–carbon amination73
Capture of nitrogen dioxide and conversion to nitric acid in a porous metal–organic framework72
Kinetic modulation of graphene growth by fluorine through spatially confined decomposition of metal fluorides72
Expedited mapping of the ligandable proteome using fully functionalized enantiomeric probe pairs71
Achieving spin-triplet exciton transfer between silicon and molecular acceptors for photon upconversion71