Chapter 2. Carbon-Chain Homologations

  1. Jie Jack Li

Published Online: 1 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470487020.ch2

Name Reactions for Homologations, Part I

Name Reactions for Homologations, Part I

How to Cite

Li, J. J. (ed) (2009) Carbon-Chain Homologations, in Name Reactions for Homologations, Part I, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470487020.ch2

Editor Information

  1. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 30 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470085073

Online ISBN: 9780470487020

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Keywords:

  • carbon-chain homologations;
  • benzoin condensation;
  • Corey-Fuchs reaction;
  • Knoevenagel condensation;
  • Peterson olefination

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Arndt–Eistert homologation

  • Morita–Baylis–Hillman reaction

  • Benzoin condensation

  • Corey–Fuchs reaction

  • Henry reaction

  • Horner–Wadsworth–Emmons reaction

  • Julia–Lythgoe olefination

  • Knoevenagel condensation

  • Mukaiyama aldol reaction

  • Peterson olefination

  • Sakurai allylation reaction

  • Stetter reaction

  • Wittig reaction