18. Quinone methides

  1. Saul Patai
  1. H.-U. Wagner and
  2. R. Gompper

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771303.ch7

Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 2 (1974)

Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 2 (1974)

How to Cite

Wagner, H.-U. and Gompper, R. (1974) Quinone methides, in Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 2 (1974) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771303.ch7

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Institut für Organische Chemie der Universität München, Karlstrasse 23, 8 Munich 2, Germany

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:

  • quinone methide;
  • structural analogy;
  • oxygen atoms;
  • quinone dimethide;
  • carbonyl systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Preparative Methods

  • Synthesis by Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution of Phenols and Subsequent Elimination

  • Synthesis from Aromatic Hydroxy-Aldehydes and -Ketones

  • Synthesis by Elimination and Deprotonation

  • Synthesis by Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution of Phenols and Subsequent Oxidation

  • Synthesis from Aromatic Hydroxy-Aldehydes by Oxidation of Derivatives

  • Synthesis by Oxidation of (Hydroxyaryl)Methyl Compounds

  • Synthesis from Quinones

  • Photochemical Syntheses

  • General Reactions

  • Cycloaddition Reactions

  • Acknowledgment

  • References