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Vol . 2, No. 5
Rieke® Organozinc & Organomagnesium Reagents

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Introduction / Rieke® Organozinc Reagents / Rieke® Organomagnesium Reagents
Rieke® Highly Reactive Metals / Rieke® Specialty Conducting Polymers
Aldrich Grignards / Lab Equipment / Reference Books

Reference Books

Organozinc Reagents in Organic Synthesis
E. Erdik, 1996, 411pp

Handbook providing applications of organozinc compounds in organic synthesis. Contains over 900 equations, schemes, tables, and figures.


Active Metals: Preparation, Characterization, Applications
A. F|rstner, Ed., 1996, 464pp

Hands-on information on the activation of metals for use in organic synthesis. Details recent advances in the preparation, characterization, and applications of active metals.


Activated Metals in Organic Synthesis
P. Cintas, 1993, 236pp

Discusses fundamental principles of the generation of activated, highly reactive metals, and their applications in organic synthesis.


The Merck Index, 13th ed.,
Merck & Co., Rahway, NJ, 2001, 1,741pp. Hardcover.

The NEW thirteenth edition contains over 10,000 monographs on chemicals, biologicals, and drugs, and provides a variety of information such as CAS registry numbers, molecular weights, physical properties, toxicity data, descriptions of commercial uses, and references to the scientific and patent literature. Includes an organic name reaction section and a name index with over 50,000 names.