Mixed Aggregates of Organolithium Compounds

Author(s): Lawrence M. Pratt

Journal Name: Mini-Reviews in Organic Chemistry

Volume 1 , Issue 2 , 2004

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Most organic lithium compounds exist as aggregates. Many lithium compounds also form mixed aggregates with other lithium compounds, which have structures and properties that are different from either of the parent lithium compounds. Mixed aggregate formation can alter the product distribution and rate of reactions involving lithium dialkylamides.

Keywords: organolithium, lithium amide, lithium enolate, mixed aggregates

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Year: 2004
Page: [209 - 217]
Pages: 9
DOI: 10.2174/1570193043488863
Price: $65

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