7. Introduction of COOH groups by carbonyl olefination

  1. Saul Patai
  1. L. D. Bergelson and
  2. M. M. Shemyakin

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771099.ch7

Carboxylic Acids and Esters (1969)

Carboxylic Acids and Esters (1969)

How to Cite

Bergelson, L. D. and Shemyakin, M. M. (1969) Introduction of COOH groups by carbonyl olefination, in Carboxylic Acids and Esters (1969) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771099.ch7

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. Institute for Chemistry of Natural Products, Academy of Sciences of U.S.S.R., Moscow, U.S.S.R.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1969

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471669197

Online ISBN: 9780470771099



  • branched-chain acids;
  • effect of solvation;
  • carbonyl olefination;
  • carbony1 compounds;
  • phosphorus ylides


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Carbonyl Olefination Reaction

  • Synthesis of Carboxylic Acids and Their Derivatives

  • References