The interaction of nitriles with electrophiles

I. D. Gridnev, N. A. Gridneva

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The interactions of organic nitriles with various electrophiles are analysed. It is shown that the numerous proc­esses observed in such reactions are fairly general and are largely controlled by the nucleophilic properties of the nitrile. The bibliography includes 99 references.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1021-1034
Number of pages14
JournalRussian Chemical Reviews
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 1995 Nov 30
Externally publishedYes

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