Using a large volume high-pressure press a new polymorph of an important precursor for biomedical polymers was isolated in gram quantities and used to seed crystallisation experiments at ambient pressure.
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Hutchison, I. B., Delori, A., Wang, X., Kamenev, K. V., Urquhart, A., & Oswald, I. D. H. (2015). Polymorphism of a polymer precursor: metastable glycolide polymorph recovered via large scale high-pressure experiments. CrystEngComm, 17(8), 1778-1782. https://doi.org/10.1039/c5ce00119f