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Can someone proof the following? If D is a division algebra over a field F, then as a Z(D) algebra, D is generated by the additive commutators (elements of the form xy-yx)

Thanks! G.

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Is it finite dimensional? –  Myself Jan 13 '13 at 5:56
    
not necessarily –  cruvadom Jan 13 '13 at 12:13
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