Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
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Comprehensive Organic Name Reactions and Reagents
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2010. Albright-Goldman Oxidation. Comprehensive Organic Name Reactions and Reagents. 9:33–36.
- Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
The mild conversion of primary and secondary alcohols into corresponding aldehydes and ketones using the mixture of dimethyl sulfoxide and acetic anhydride as the oxidant is known as Albright-Goldman oxidation. This reaction is important because it has been used for sterically hindered alcohols and also for carbohydrate transformation.
- dimethyl sulfoxide;
- acetic anhydride;
- sterically hindered alcohols