Name Reactions for Functional Group Transformations
Copyright © 2007 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. All rights reserved.
Editor(s): Jie Jack Li, E. J. Corey
Published Online: 8 JAN 2010
Print ISBN: 9780471748687
Online ISBN: 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.