aldol reaction

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Noun1.aldol reaction - a reaction of aldehydes resulting in an aldolaldol reaction - a reaction of aldehydes resulting in an aldol
chemical reaction, reaction - (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others; "there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water"
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Extending the coverage of its predecessor, Modern Aldo Reactions, this reference focuses on the latest developments and offers new tools for use of the aldol reaction in the development of natural products and pharmaceuticals.
A recent communication from the Journal of Organic Chemistry describing an asymmetric, biologically-catalyzed aldol reaction was used as the basis for this study.
Triacetone alcohol and semiphorone undergo retrograde aldol reaction catalyzed by carbonaceous residues adhering to the surface of the injector port of the gas chromatograph during GC-MS analysis.