11. Quinones as synthones

  1. Saul Patai and
  2. Zvi Rappoport
  1. K. Thomas Finley

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470772119.ch11

The Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 1 (1988)

The Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 1 (1988)

How to Cite

Finley, K. T. (1988) Quinones as synthones, in The Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 1 (1988) (eds S. Patai and Z. Rappoport), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470772119.ch11

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, State University College, Brockport, New York 14420, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 APR 1988

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471912859

Online ISBN: 9780470772119

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Keywords:

  • sulfur addition;
  • cyclization reactions;
  • hydroboration of quinones;
  • exocyclic dienes;
  • nitrogen substitution

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Heteroatom Addition Reactions of Quinones

  • Chemistry at the Quinone Carbonyl

  • The Alkylation of Quinones

  • Cycloaddition to Quinones

  • Arylation of Quinones

  • Active Methylene Quinone Chemistry

  • The Substitution Chemistry of Quinones