Interaction | Reaction | Process Data Page
Acetylenes (alkynes) are reduced to trans-alkenes with lithium metal in liquid ammonia. This dissolved metal reduction reaction involves SET and radical anions.
Generic Organic reaction
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|Acetylene (generic)||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Lithium||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Ammonia Solvent||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|trans Alkene (generic)||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
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