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Chapter 7

Carbon–Carbon Bond Formation through Radical Addition Chemistry

The most important methodology for the aliphatic C–C bond formation via radical reactions is the addition of the radical to an alkene double bond, both inter- and intramolecularly (with the 5-exo-ring cyclisation mode preferred in the latter case). This reaction leads to adduct radicals that must be...

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Print publication date
10 Nov 2009
Copyright year
2009
Print ISBN
978-1-84973-000-6
PDF eISBN
978-1-84973-076-1
From the book series:
Green Chemistry Series