Name Reactions for Functional Group Transformations

Name Reactions for Functional Group Transformations

Editor(s): Jie Jack Li, E. J. Corey

Published Online: 8 JAN 2010

Print ISBN: 9780471748687

Online ISBN: 9780470176511

DOI: 10.1002/9780470176511

About this Book

This practical, well-organized reference delves deeply into functional group transformations, to provide all the detailed information that researchers need.

  • Topics are organized into the following sections: oxidation, reduction, asymmetric synthesis, and functional group manipulations
  • Each section includes a description of the functional group transformation, the historical perspective, mechanisms, variations and improvements on the reaction, synthetic utilities and applications for the reaction, experimental details, and references to the primary literature
  • Contributors are well-known and respected for their work on the specific name reactions.

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