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Corey-Gilman-Ganem Oxidation

Corey-Gilman-Ganem Oxidation

Characteristics The Corey-Gilman-Ganem oxidation transforms benzylic or α,β-unsaturated aldehydes into the corresponding methyl esters. The aldehydes can be selectively oxidized to esters in presence ...

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Barton-Kellogg Reaction

Barton-Kellogg Reaction

Characteristics The Barton-Kellogg reaction is a coupling reaction between a ketone and a thioketone through a diazo intermediate forming an alkene.  The McMurry Reaction is similar to the ...

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Suzuki-Miyaura Cross Coupling

Suzuki-Miyaura Cross Coupling

Characteristics  A cross-coupling reaction between organoboron and organoboron and organohalide compounds via palladium catalysis, which was discovered by Akira Suzuki and Norio Miyaura (Hokkaido ...

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