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Some Synthetic Uses of Halides

Halides, Pseudo-Halides and Azides (1995)

  1. Jeff Hoyle

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0013

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

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Hoyle, J. 2009. Some Synthetic Uses of Halides. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Chemistry and Soil Science Department, Truro, NS, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009


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    Functional Group Interconversion of Halides
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    Carbon–Carbon Bond Formation Using Halides
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    Preparation of Heterocyclic Compounds by C[BOND]Y Bond Formation
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    Rearrangement of Halides
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  • halide synthetic uses;
  • amine formation;
  • alcohol and thiol formations;
  • ether and sulfide formation;
  • carbon–carbon bond formation using halides;
  • via radical reactions;
  • radical cyclization of halides by C–C bond formation;
  • radical ring expansion reactions