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nike_victoria
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In the molecule testosterone, what are all the chirality centers? State the R or S configuration.
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If you have 4 different substitutes at one C, then this C ichiral.
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I thought there were 6 chiral centres ??
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I was talking about the substites at C. Not about the number of chiral centers. Yes it has 6 centers.
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