Conjugate Addition

Reaction of Et2NH with an Unsaturated Ester

Background Colour:

Conjugate addition mechanism

Click the structures and reaction arrows in sequence to view the 3D models and animations respectively

Back to more conjugate addition reactions

Alternatively, use these links: (Substrate : Nucleophile)

Unsat. nitrile : Amine | Unsat. ester : Amine | Imine : Enamine | Unsat. aldehyde : Thiol

A. G. Csákÿ, G. de la Herrán and M. C. Murcia, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2010, 39, 4080.