Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
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Comprehensive Organic Name Reactions and Reagents
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2010. Keck Macrolactonization. Comprehensive Organic Name Reactions and Reagents. 356:1601–1604.
- Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
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The Keck macrolactonization is a carbodiimide promoted esterification to form a macrolactone in the presence of a nitrogenous base. This reaction has been applied in the preparation of macrolactones.