Leuckart reaction for quinoid derivatives of 2,6-di-tert-butylphenol

  • I. C. A. Romero Maldonado
  • G. A. Nikiforov
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4-Formylamino-2,6-di-tert-butylphenol was obtained by the Leuckart reaction from 2,6-ditert-butyl-1,4-benzoquinone and its derivatives upon heating in formamide.


Benzoquinone Formamide Leuckart Reaction Quinoid Derivative 

Literature cited

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    H. Kessler, Angew. Chem.,9, No. 3, 19 (1970).Google Scholar

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. C. A. Romero Maldonado
    • 1
  • G. A. Nikiforov
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Chemical PhysicsAcademy of Sciences of the USSRMoscow

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