Diels-Alder reaction


Diels-Alder reaction
Reaction used in organic synthesis of six-membered rings.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Diels–Alder reaction — Named after Otto Paul Hermann Diels Kurt Alder Reaction type Cycloaddition Reaction …   Wikipedia

  • Diels-Alder reaction — The Diels Alder reaction is an organic chemical reaction (specifically, a cycloaddition) between a conjugated diene and a substituted alkene, commonly termed the dienophile, to form a substituted cyclohexene system. [cite journal author = Diels,… …   Wikipedia

  • Diels-Alder reaction — /deelz ahl deuhr/, Chem. the reaction in which a conjugated diene combines with a double or triple bond of a given compound to form a ring of six carbon atoms. [named after O. DIELS and K. ALDER] * * * …   Universalium

  • diels-alder reaction — ˈdēlˈsäldə(r) noun Usage: usually capitalized D&A Etymology: after Otto Diels died 1954 & Kurt Alder died 1958 German chemists : an addition reaction in which a diene unites with the double or triple bond of an unsaturated compound to form a 6… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diels-Alder reaction — noun The cycloaddition reaction between a conjugated diene and an alkene to form a cyclohexene ring …   Wiktionary

  • Oxo Diels–Alder reaction — An Oxo Diels–Alder reaction is an organic reaction and a variation of the Diels Alder reaction in which a suitable diene reacts with an aldehyde to form a dihydropyran ring. This reaction is of some importance to synthetic organic chemistry. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Oxo Diels Alder reaction — An Oxo Diels–Alder reaction is an organic reaction and a variation of the Diels Alder reaction in which a suitable diene reacts with an aldehyde to form a dihydropyran ring. This reaction is of some importance to synthetic organic chemistry. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Aza Diels-Alder reaction — The Aza Diels Alder reaction converts imines and dienes to tetrahydropyridines. This organic reaction is a modification of the Diels Alder reaction. The nitrogen atom can be part of the diene or the dienophile.The imine is often generated in situ …   Wikipedia

  • Diels-Alder-Synthese — Die Diels Alder Reaktion ist eine sogenannte Cycloaddition , mit der Bindungen zwischen Kohlenstoff Atomen aufgebaut werden können. Sie wurde nach ihren Entdeckern Otto Diels und Kurt Alder benannt, die für ihre Arbeit 1950 mit dem Nobelpreis… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Diels-Alder-Reaktion — Die Diels Alder Reaktion ist eine chemische Reaktion, bei der Bindungen zwischen Kohlenstoff Atomen aufgebaut werden. Sie wurde nach ihren Entdeckern Otto Diels und Kurt Alder benannt, die für ihre Arbeit 1950 mit dem Nobelpreis ausgezeichnet… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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