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Synthesis via ultrasound: A short and convenient synthesis of 9-oxo-2(E)-decenoic acid

  • Ajay K Arora
  • Jasvinder Singh
  • Munisha Sharma
  • G L Kad
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Abstract

A simple synthesis of 9-oxo-2(E)-decenoic acid (I), queen substance of honeybeeApis mellifera is reported using ultrasonic waves.

Keywords

Sonochemistry modified Wittig reaction 

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© the Indian Academy of Sciences 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ajay K Arora
    • 1
  • Jasvinder Singh
    • 1
  • Munisha Sharma
    • 1
  • G L Kad
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryPanjab UniversityChandigarhIndia

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