Paal-Knorr Synthesis Definition


A reaction that generates either furans, pyrroles, or thiophenes from 1,4-diketones.


Origin of Paal-Knorr Synthesis

  • It was reported independently in 1884 by German chemists Carl Paal and Ludwig Knorr.

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