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Condensation of hexafluoroacetone with cyanohydrins

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    The reaction of hexafluoroacetone imine with the amide of p-methoxymandelic acid gave 2,2-bis(trifluoromethyl)-5-p-methoxyphenyl-4-oxazolidone.

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    A study was made of the condensation of hexafluoroacetone with glycolonitrile and with ethylene cyanohydrin.

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    Yu. V Zeifman and N. P. Gambaryan, Izv. AN SSSR, Ser. Khim., 1964, No. 9,

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    Yu. V. Zeifman, N. P. Gambaryan, and I. L. Knunyants, Dokl. AN SSSR,153, 1334 (1963).

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    I. L. Knunyants and Yu. A. Cheburkov, Izv. AN SSSR, Otd. Khim. Nauk,1960, 678.

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Translated from Izvestiya Akademii Nauk SSSR, Seriya Khimicheskaya, No. 9, pp. 1687–1687, September, 1964

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Zeifman, Y.V., Gambaryan, N.P. Condensation of hexafluoroacetone with cyanohydrins. Russ Chem Bull 13, 1589–1591 (1964). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00846297

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  • Ethylene
  • Amide
  • Trifluoromethyl
  • Hexafluoroacetone
  • Glycolonitrile