17. The addition and substitution chemistry of quinones

  1. Saul Patai
  1. K. Thomas Finley

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771303.ch6

Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 2 (1974)

Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 2 (1974)

How to Cite

Finley, K. T. (1974) The addition and substitution chemistry of quinones, in Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 2 (1974) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771303.ch6

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, State University College, Brockport, New York 14420, U.S.A.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1974

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471669326

Online ISBN: 9780470771303

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Keywords:

  • modern organic chemistry;
  • quinone chemistry;
  • unified treatment;
  • synthetic scope;
  • polycyclic quinones

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nucleophilic Addition Chemistry of Quinones

  • The Carbonyl Chemistry of Quinones

  • The Addition of Radicals to Quinones

  • Cycloaddition to Quinones

  • Electrophilic Arylation of Quinones

  • Active Methylene Anions and Quinones

  • The Substitution Chemistry of Quinones

  • References