Simple copper hydride reagents are described which reduce conjugated carbonyl compounds to the saturated derivatives; a special effect of added sec-butyl alcohol allows reduction of acrylates and labeling experiments establish the sources of the added hydrogens.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Organic Chemistry|
|State||Published - Nov 1 1975|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Organic Chemistry