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A New Ketone Synthesis

Nature volume 162, page 111 (17 July 1948) | Download Citation

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THE reaction between substituted malonic esters and acid chlorides has been investigated on a number of occasions in the past1, and has been found to give the corresponding acylmalonic esters in high yield according to the following reaction :

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  1. Birkbeck College, London, E.C.4. April 1.

    • R. E. BOWMAN

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