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Clemmensen Reduction

Clemmensen Reduction

Mechanism of the Clemmensen Reduction

Reference

Original reference Ber. Dtsch. Chem. Ges. 1913, 46, 1837.
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This reaction is from the synthesis of Illudinine by Robert B. Woodward. Show me the full synthesis.

Reactant structure
Zn(Hg), HCl
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EtOH, H2O
Reflux, 25.5 h
36% (3 steps)
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