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References used to create this graphic:
Halford, Bethany. “Deuterium Switcheroo Breathes Life into Old Drugs.” Chemical & Engineering News, July 4, 2016.
Krumbiegel, Peter. “Large Deuterium Isotope Effects and Their Use: A Historical Review.” Isot. Environ. Health Stud. 2011, DOI: 10.1080/10256016.2011.556725.
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Wothers, Peter. “Heavy Water,” Dec. 13, 2011, in Chemistry World, podcast.
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