Amino acids can be prepared by reaction of alkyl halides

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Problem 22

Amino acids can be prepared by reaction of alkyl halides with diethyl acetamidomalonate, followed by heating the initial alkylation product with aqueous HCl. Show how you would prepare alanine, CH3CH(NH2)CO2H, one of the twenty amino acids found in proteins, and propose a mechanism for acid-catalyzed conversion of the initial alkylation product to the amino acid. CH3CNHCHCOEt Diethyl acetamidomalonate CO2E

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23.1 Classification of Carbohydrates Carbohydrates • Carbohydrates were considered to be “hydrates of carbon” because their molecular formulas correspond to C n(H2O) m • A carbohydrate is a polyhydroxy aldehyde or polyhydroxy...

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Textbook: Organic Chemistry
Edition: 9
Author: John E. McMurry
ISBN: 9781305080485

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