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CHEM 5531 Modern Methods in Organic Synthesis I (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

Survey and analysis of reactions employed in the synthesis of medicinally significant compounds. An in-depth understanding of the mechanistic details for each transformation will be emphasized. Topics will relate fundamental structural and electronic properties to issues of chemical reactivity. An emphasis will be placed on carbon-carbon bond and ring forming reactions.

Instructor(s): Xiao-Xiang Zhang
James Morken

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17