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Autocatalysis

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Autocatalysis | A-level Chemistry | OCR, AQA, Edexcel

A single chemical reaction is said to be autocatalytic if one of the reaction products is also a catalyst for the same or a coupled reaction. Such a reaction is called an autocatalytic reaction.
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  • Types 

  • Chemical reactions 

  • Creation of order 

  • Real examples 

  • Optics example 

  • Biological example 

  • Shape tailoring of thin layers 

  • Phase transitions 

  • Asymmetric autocatalysis 

  • Role in origin of life 

  • Examples of autocatalytic reactions