Methods for Synthesis of α-Alkyl α,β-Unsaturated Aldehydes

Author(s): Ekaterina A. Verochkina*

Journal Name: Mini-Reviews in Organic Chemistry

Volume 17 , Issue 5 , 2020

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α-Substituted α,β-unsaturated aldehydes represent a highly reactive class of compounds with a broad scope of application. Therefore, the development of methods for the synthesis of these bifunctional compounds is a dynamically progressing area of research. This review summarizes and highlights methods for the synthesis of α-alkyl α,β-alkenals.

Keywords: Aldol reactions, organocatalysis, α -alkyl α, β-alkenals, α, β-unsaturated aldehydes, unsaturated heteroatomic compounds, organic synthesis.

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Year: 2020
Published on: 11 August, 2020
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